In 2018 Valencsin was selected as one of Forbes: 30under30 for his work at Growers in helping farmers all across the world make data-driven decisions that have resulted in the reduction of 100s of millions of tons of fertilizers, while greatly increasing on farm profitability and sustainability. His entrepreneurial spirit and passion for farming has led to groundbreaking advancements within Precision Agriculture.
Ron Zink has a history of progressive leadership roles held with both Microsoft and John Deere. While at Microsoft he served as the Chief Operating Officer for European Affairs and at John Deere, Director of Mobile and Digital Communications. His extensive background in technology and having native farm roots of North Dakota brings an encompassing knowledge to Growers.
Gabriel Wilmoth is a former Investment Director at Syngenta Ventures and graduate of Harvard Business School. At Syngenta, he led investments in Blue River Technology (acquired by John Deere), Greenlight Bio, Asilomar and several others. Wilmoth is passionate about developing technologies that make agriculture more productive and more sustainable.