WINNIPEG, March 17, 2016 /CNW/ - Farm At Hand announced this week that co-founders Kim Keller and Himanshu Singh will be leaving the company effective March 31st. As the next step in the growth of the Farm At Hand platform, Glen Kroeker has been hired as the General Manager of Technology for Farm At Hand and FarmLink, to lead the development of new solutions to empower farmers.
"I am thrilled to be joining the Farm At Hand and FarmLink team," says Kroeker, "the amount of positive change in farm management and grain marketing that both companies have brought to farmers is truly impressive." Glen brings more than 20 years of experience leading teams in the development of farmer facing solutions, most recently as the Director of FCC Management Software for Farm Credit Canada.
"We are sad to see Kim and Himanshu leave," says Co-Founder and CEO Mark Lepp, "at the same time we are happy to add Glen's experience to our team and excited for what the future of the app holds."
Farm At Hand and FarmLink announced their merger in November 2015.
"There will be no changes to the Farm At Hand data policies, or disruptions to the great service farmers have always received." says Lepp, "We are 100% committed to continuing and building upon the exceptional user experience that Farm At Hand has created for farmers."
FarmLink Marketing Solutions is Western Canada's leading provider of grain marketing services, offering consulting, analysis and direct selling opportunities to individual farm businesses.
Farm At Hand is a cloud-based management software platform that helps farmers to manage operations, from field records and equipment to inventory and sales.
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