NovaSource® adds technical capability with new staff additions: doctorate-level directors of both development and product safety

PHOENIX, Ariz. — July 26, 2017 — NovaSource, the crop protection business unit of Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. (TKI), has added a new director of development, Sandra Alcaraz, Ph.D., and a new director of product safety, James Cowles, Ph.D. Dr. Alcaraz will oversee the development of new and existing products, and lead technical initiatives with third party collaborators. She has more …

Tessenderlo Group Hires New CEO for Its American Subsidiary, Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. (TKI)

PHOENIX, Ariz. — January 30, 2017 — Tessenderlo Group (Euronext: TESB) announced today that Steve Azzarello has joined Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. (TKI) as CEO, effective immediately. He takes over from Luc Tack, who will become Executive President of TKI. Tack is also CEO of Tessenderlo Group. Azzarello brings more than 30 years of business expertise in general management, strategic planning, …

Cassidy to Retire from Role as NovaSource® Group Vice President Effective January 13, 2017

PHOENIX, Ariz. – November 28, 2016 – David Cassidy, Group Vice President of the NovaSource® crop protection business at Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. (TKI) has decided to retire effective January 13, 2017. David joined TKI in December 2004 and has been instrumental in the creation and performance of the NovaSource crop protection business. Following Cassidy’s departure, Jon Akins, Ph.D., will become …

NovaSource® Director of Product Safety, Kevin Henry, Ph.D., Wins Prestigious CropLife Workhorse Award

PHOENIX, Ariz. – September 27, 2016 – Kevin Henry, Ph.D., Director of Product Safety for NovaSource® since May 2015, has received a 2016 Workhorse Award from CropLife America (CLA). The Workhorse Award recognizes significant and progressive contributions that support the crop protection industry as serving a key role in the production of a safe, affordable and abundant food supply for …

Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. and Sipcam Create Licensing Agreement Addressing Crystalline Silica Standards for Kaolin and Calcium Carbonate Particle Films

PHOENIX, Ariz. and DURHAM, N.C. – August 26, 2016 – Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. (TKI) and Sipcam (Sipcam) announced today a licensing agreement settling their dispute involving TKI’s intellectual property covering sunburn protectant agricultural products. TKI’s NovaSource® crop protection business unit markets its highly engineered calcined kaolin product, Surround® Crop Protectant, globally. The U.S. Labor Department’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration …

Tessenderlo Kerley Inc. Acquires Global Hexazinone Herbicide Business Assets from DuPont Crop Protection

Phoenix, Ariz. and Wilmington, Del. – October 1, 2015 – Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. (TKI), a U.S. subsidiary of Tessenderlo Group, and DuPont Crop Protection today announced the sale of certain of DuPont’s global Hexazinone solo product and its Hexazinone/Diuron-only mixture product business assets to TKI. The sale excludes assets in Brazil. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. The …

Two New Staff Members Join NovaSource

Phoenix, Ariz. – July 13, 2015 — Crop protection business unit of Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. adds Account Manager for the Pacific Northwest and Director of International Business, Southern Cone NovaSource, the crop protection business unit of Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. (TKI), announces the addition of Tim Kuechmann as Account Manager for the Pacific Northwest and Newton Roda, Ph.D., as Director of …

NovaSource Announces New Staff Additions

Phoenix, Ariz. – May 7, 2015 – Crop protection business unit of Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. adds Director of Product Safety and Regional Account Manager to its U.S. team NovaSource, the crop protection business unit of Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. (TKI), announces the addition of Kevin Henry, Ph.D. as Director of Product Safety and Ryan Meredith as Regional Account Manager in its Midwest/Northeast/Eastern …