DEFOREST, WISCONSIN – March 4, 2013. Brooks Duffie has joined the ABS Global, Inc. team as a strategic account manager.
“Brooks has a strong history in building and developing long-term business relationships in a large customer base,” said Josh Vrieze, enterprise account director for ABS North America. “His drive and knowledge of customer needs will make him an asset to the strategic team.”
Duffie was most recently self-employed as a financial representative for the Northwestern Mutual Financial Network in Ohio and Indiana, where he implemented creative solutions and performed customer needs analysis while building loyal business relationships. He gained valuable agriculture industry experience in his career through previous positions with Alltech and Monsanto.
In the strategic account manager role, Duffie will be responsible for building relationships across the enterprise and large commercial account segment. He is a graduate of Ohio State University with a degree in dairy science and acquired his master’s in business administration from Frostburg State University. Duffie will be located at his home office in Camden, Ohio.
Located in Fairfield, Vermont, St. Jacobs ABC has been in the development of elite dairy genetics since 1958. St. Jacobs ABC is the supplier of some of ABS’ most prestigious genetics. Headquartered in DeForest, Wisconsin, ABS Global is the world leader in bovine genetics, reproduction services and technologies. ABS has been at the forefront of animal genetics and technology since its founding in 1941. ABS Global is a division of Genus plc.