The Westgen Board is excited to announce the appointment of Chris Parry as our New General Manager effective September 2012. In his new role Chris will provide leadership, strategic direction and vision to the organization as well as managing day to day operations.
Chris will bring over 25 years of experience in the genetics industry including several years of consultancy with companies both inside and outside of the agricultural sector. With over 15 years directly involved with marketing Semex products and over 20 years of experience operating in the global genetic market he will bring a wealth of knowledge to the team at Westgen.
For the past seven years Chris has held the title of Genetics and Marketing Manager at Morsan Farms, Ponoka, Alberta one of the largest commercial operations in Canada. He established the world renowned Morsan Genetics businesses operating in 26 countries. His achievements included over sixty All-American or All Canadian nominations, managing five Grand Champions, three Supreme Champions and two reserve Supreme Champions at the World Dairy Expo and Royal Winter Fair. Operating in the global genomic industry has become a focus in recent years and his knowledge will be extremely valuable in his new position.
With his proven track record of success and unique experience Chris will bring a new dimension to the Westgen organization.