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Vancouver, BC (December 27, 2012) – Terramera, a pioneer in developing effective and safe biopesticide products for pest management, today announced another key addition to its Executive Team, Baljinder (Bal) S. Sandhu, brings deep manufacturing and operations experience in his role as the company’s Chief Operating Officer.
Mr. Sandhu amplifies Terramera’s capacity to take a leadership position within the $11.4 Billion US pest management market. In addition to his North American experience, his 35 years of international experience in Europe, South-Asia and Latin America spans operational activities within the manufacturing industry. Mr. Sandhu’s tenure in international settings includes building and managing plant facilities worth over $1 Billion.
As Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Sandhu is responsible for Terramera’s core operational activities including the company’s manufacturing in the US and abroad. Terramera launched its bed bug product, CIRKIL®, earlier this year. CIRKIL® is based on Terramera’s patent pending formulation and the company also manufactures CIRKIL® and sells via distributors.
“Terramera’s unique approach to using natural ingredients to develop pest management products that work is revolutionary, ” comments Mr. Sandhu, “A testament to this is the unprecedented market demand received. Scaling the company’s manufacturing and distribution is the next step in the company’s growth plans.”
“Bal has been invaluable in our efforts to expand and grow Terramera,” says Karn Manhas, CEO & President, Terramera. “As the company continues to develop in size and reach, Bal will be instrumental in ensuring that Terramera has strategies and best practices in place to capitalize on the many opportunities that lie ahead and will help make Terramera biopesticide products a household name.”
Terramera is the leader in developing revolutionary biopharma products thatmare an effective and safe means for pest management. The company’s flagship product is CIRKIL® for bed bug control. CIRKIL® is available in concentrate form (CIRKIL® CX) and works against all stages of a bed bug’s life cycle including eggs. Terramera is a Vancouver based company founded in 2009 with the mission to provide safe and innovative pest management products for every person and family. For more information about Terramera, visit our website at http://www.terramera.com.MEDIA CONTACTS
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