MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 19, 2015 /CNW/ - BASF announces that Julia Harnal has been appointed Marketing Manager for Crop Protection, Canada.
Harnal joined BASF in 2001 and has held a number of positions in Germany and France including, Portfolio Lead for Seed Treatments and Insecticides, as well as Director of Marketing for Crop Protection. Most recently, Harnal was the Global Content Lead for the Sales Excellence Program for Agricultural Solutions.
"We are very happy to have Julia Harnal join the Canadian Crop Protection Division," said Ron Kehler, Business Director. "Julia's experience and passion for agriculture and marketing will be a strong addition to the Canadian business."
Born and raised in Germany, Harnal received a Master's degree in Agricultural Sciences from Christian-Albrechts University in Germany.
For more information on the Canadian Crop Protection Division visit www.agsolutions.ca
BASF Corporation, headquartered in Florham Park, New Jersey, is the North American affiliate of BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany. BASF has more than 17,000 employees in North America, and had sales of $20.6 billion in 2014. For more information about BASF's North American operations, visit www.basf.us.
At BASF, we create chemistry – and have been doing so for 150 years. Our portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world's leading chemical company, we combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the current and future needs of society. Our products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring nutrition and improving quality of life. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future. BASF had sales of over €74 billion in 2014 and around 113,000 employees as of the end of the year. Further information on BASF is available on the Internet at www.basf.com.
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