Crookham Company Names New President
Caldwell, ID, February 3, 2015: Crookham Company announces Bob
Trent as president of the company. He will be the sixth president
to serve in the company's 104 year history.
"Bob has been a valuable asset to Crookham Company for over two
decades," said George Crookham, chief executive officer of Crookham
Company. "We look forward to Bob bringing his extensive seed
industry experience to his new position as president of Crookham
Trent started with Crookham Company in 1987 as director of seed
lab and sales. In 2004, he joined the board and was promoted to
vice president. On January 1, 2015, Trent accepted the role
of president and will continue as a board member and international
and domestic sales manager.
"It is an honor to receive this promotion at Crookham Company,"
said Trent. "I am proud of the work I have done for this family
company, and hope to bring even more value in my new role."
Crookham is a premier and innovative breeding company based
along the Snake River in Idaho with a longstanding reputation of
excellence. This breeder is a multi-generational business that has
been thriving since its inception in 1911. Over 100 years later,
Crookham continues to be the leader in sweet corn, corn, onions and
popcorn, and is the oldest and largest sweet corn breeder within
the United States. www.crookham.com.