Whit Jacobs and Addison King to Add Additional Support for Producer and Retail Relations
Charleston, S.C., (July 7, 2017) – Sod Solutions, Inc. adds two members to their existing field team. Whit Jacobs joins the team as the director of producer relations and business development and will be based at Sod Solutions’ headquarters in Charleston, S.C. Addison King will be focused on the Florida market supporting Sod Solutions’ authorized distributors and producers as the director of retail and producer relations.
“Sod Solutions has become the leader in the turfgrass industry by partnering and hiring the best in the industry,” said Tobey Wagner, president of Sod Solutions. “Adding Whit and Addison to our field team provides our licensed producers and authorized distributors additional resources to aid in their continued success.”
Whit Jacobs comes to Sod Solutions as an accomplished account manager who led the efforts of a consumer brand in the southeast and most recently, a project manager for a regional homebuilder. Jacobs’ will be focused on building strategic relationships with producers, home builders and landscape architects.
A graduate of Clemson University with a degree in finance, Addison King understands the importance of the bottom line. King will work with producers and authorized distributors throughout Florida to increase brand awareness and sales of EMPIRE Turf®, Palmetto® St. Augustine and Celebration® Bermudagrass.
About Sod Solutions
Sod Solutions, Inc., an international turfgrass research and development company incorporated in 1994, is headquartered in Charleston, South Carolina. In conjunction with universities and breeders, Sod Solutions has developed a portfolio of turfgrass varieties in the St. Augustine, bermudagrass, zoysia, centipede and cool season families. From their flagship variety, Palmetto® St. Augustine, Sod Solutions continues to launch new varieties of turfgrass to meet the environmental and consumer demands in the marketplace. Sod Solution turfgrass varieties are grown and distributed worldwide. For more information, visit www.sodsolutionspro.com.