Quick Plug Names New Managing Director
Quick Plug, a division of Dümmen Orange, has named Brian Kura as the company’s new managing director for its global team.
The company produces stabilized seeding and cutting media for professional and vertical growth systems.
In his new position, Kura’s will be responsible for Quick Plug’s global operations including sales as well as the manufacturing of a growing range of media for retail, commercial growers and propagators in the horticultural, forestry and hydroponics markets.
The company’s North American manufacturing facilities are located in St. Catharines, Ontario with a new additional production facility scheduled to come on line in Portland, Oregon in mid-2022.
“Brian is a well-known leader in the horticulture industry as a management executive with a proven record of delivering consistent revenue and expanded growth,” said Keith Cable, Dümmen Orange North America President. “He has demonstrated throughout his career a great ability to build relationships with personnel and a wide range of key stakeholders while energizing the business to deliver results. We are very happy to have him now leading our Quick Plug team.”
Prior to joining Quick Plug, Kura served in various executive sales leadership positions at Scotts Miracle-Gro and was director of sales for Monsanto Company.
Kura will work from Dümmen Orange North America’s corporate office in Columbus, Ohio.
For more information about Quick Plug North America, please visit na.quickplug.global.