Oglesby Plants Hires GM
Oglesby Plants International hired Lee Streitenberger as general manager.
Streitenberger will manage key elements of Oglesby’s young plant production and distribution.
Prior to joining Oglesby, he was site manager for the Syngenta Flowers Alva, Florida operation.
Prior to that, Streitenberger worked in various management and advisory capacities for some of the industry’s premier companies, including Color Spot Nurseries in Huntsville, Texas, and at various locations in the U.S. and abroad for Yoder Brothers, Inc.
“We’re extremely pleased to have Lee on board with Oglesby,” said Gary Hennen, president of Oglesby Plants International. “With his knowledge and experience in our segment of the industry, he’s a perfect fit for maintaining our commitment to excellence and innovation in all aspects of our business. He’ll be an asset for the company and for our customers.”
“I’m thrilled to be a part of the Oglesby operation,” said Streitenberger. “To lend a hand to one of the pioneers and leaders of horticulture is an honor and pleasure. I’m excited for the work ahead!”