Jul 19

Agricon announces new vice president of sales worldwide

Charlotte (NC), USA / Vechta, Germany – Mark P. Doyle has been appointed Vice President of Worldwide Sales for  Agricon, a division of Big Dutchman. The division, headquartered in Charlotte (NC), USA, manufactures high-quality agri-housing for poultry and swine producers in over 60 countries worldwide from facilities in China, Europe, and Malaysia.

Doyle joined Betco, Inc. in 2000 as General Manager of what was then known as the International Division. He came with credentials that demanded an understanding of the complexities of animal production and building systems in cold, moderate, and tropical climates. Much of his experience was in housing ventilation while he was National Sales Manager of what is now Aerotech by Munters, a leading agriculture ventilation company.

Prior to joining Betco, Inc, Mark was President of Techmark for fifteen years, a world leader in environmental control systems.

Doyle was educated at Michigan State University, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Economics.

Agricon belongs to the internationally successful Big Dutchman group. The company is the Big Dutchman brand for turn-key solutions with professional metal buildings that include double panel for the global agricultural industry. The brand Agricon results from the takeover of Qingdao Betco by Big Dutchman, the world’s leading equipment supplier for modern pig and poultry production.

Qingdao Betco is one of the leading suppliers of steel structures for livestock, specializing in pig and poultry management worldwide. The company was founded as the Asian branch of Betco, Inc. Qingdao Betco is particularly active in the Asia-Pacific region.