Dümmen Appoints Business Development Director
Dümmen Orange has appointed Perry Wismans as the company’s director of business development and and announced he will be joining the Dümmen Orange Executive Committee.
In his new role, Wismans will focus upon bringing the Dümmen Orange’s Research & Development pipeline to the company’s clients and markets.
Wismans has a proven track-record for bringing product innovations to market. Much of his professional career has been dedicated to building one of the most respected floriculture companies in the world. In that role, he was one on the driving forces in developing the Dümmen Orange organization into the industry leader it is today.
“Perry is an innovator at heart”, said Hugo Noordhoek Hegt, CEO of Dümmen Orange. “He developed and implemented different game-changing ideas which not only have brought tremendous value to the Dümmen Orange organization but also to its customers.”
“I’m honored and grateful to the board for the opportunity to help lead this exceptional company of creative, dedicated and talented professionals,” Wissmans said. “We work in a wonderful industry with passionate partners throughout the value chain. I look forward to connecting with our customers and as we work to produce innovative, relevant and beautiful products for them. This is an opportunity that any floriculturist would welcome.”
Hugo Noordhoek Hegt: “Various innovations that were created under Perry’s guidance have been recognized with industry awards such as the Greenhouse Grower’s Medal of Excellence, the Ball Seed Platinum Supplier Award, the FleuroStar Award as well as numerous Top Breeder awards. I’m looking forward to working with Perry in the next years.”