CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Organic Plant Health, Inc. (OTCQB: OPHI), a manufacturer and distributor of organic-based, hybrid and environmentally responsible fertilizers, soil conditioners and pest controls, is pleased to announce the hiring of Marc Nichols as the company's new National Sales Manager. Mr. Nichols will be based near Atlanta, Georgia. He is a seasoned veteran in the organic and natural fertilizer sales industry with a proven track record of success and driving revenue growth in both wholesale and retail market segments.
Mr. Nichols' primary role will be to lead and manage the company's sales and expansion efforts. Among his responsibilities will be identifying qualified candidates for new sales positions, managing the growing demand for Organic Plant Health products and spearheading the company's expansion efforts across the country. Over his career Mr. Nichols has developed many important relationships in the industry with major distributors, big box stores, commercial agri-businesses, and independent retail outlets. He has averaged over $2 Million per year in personal sales over the past few years.
"I've known Marc for many years and have had great admiration for his passion and determination. He is a leader and a results oriented businessman that is accustomed to wearing multiple hats. Alan Talbert (company COO) and I identified Marc early on as the man we wanted to lead our sales efforts and we are very excited that he has accepted this position. We know that he will represent our company well and will certainly play an integral role in increasing sales and expanding our national distribution network."
Alan Talbert added, "Marc's track record speaks for itself. We know that he will be a tremendous asset to our company as he focuses his efforts on increasing sales and ultimately adding value to the company for our shareholders."
"I am truly excited about the opportunity to work with a company like Organic Plant Health," stated Marc Nichols. "I have wanted to work with Billy for several years but until now the timing was never right for either of us. Thanks to Billy and Alan's hard work, the company is perfectly poised for near term growth. I am confident that I will be a solid addition to their team and I will work very hard to help take the company to the next level as we focus on increasing revenue and growing Organic Plant Health into a nationally recognized brand."
About Organic Plant Health
Based in Charlotte, NC, Organic Plant Health, Inc. (OTCQB:OPHI), provides organic-based, natural and environmentally responsible fertilizers, soil conditioners, herbicides, insecticides and fungicides for the continual care of residential and commercial landscapes.
Organic Plant Health brand products are currently sold in a variety of independent retail locations across North and South Carolina, including hardware stores, garden centers and plant nurseries. Key customers using Organic Plant Health products include environmentally conscious do-it-yourself homeowners and commercial landscape companies; secondary markets served include real estate development companies, vineyards and agriculture.
This press release contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended and such forward-looking statements are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. You are cautioned that such statements are subject to a multitude of risks and uncertainties that could cause future circumstances, events, or results to differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements as a result of various factors, and other risks. You should consider these factors in evaluating the forward-looking statements included herein, and not place undue reliance on such statements. The forward-looking statements in this release are made as of the date hereof and Organic Plant Health takes no obligation to update such statements.
SOURCE Organic Plant Health, Inc.