Digi?Star LLC welcomes Chris Horton as its new Product Planning Manager. In this newly developed position Horton will manage Digi?Star's new product process.
Kevin Klubertanz, Director of Sales and Marketing, said, "Our rapid growth plan demands that Digi?Star lead the market in precision agriculture solutions. Chris's role will insure that products meet the needs of producers and are successfully introduced to the market."
Horton has recent experience as a Senior Product Manager for an agriculture manufacturing partner of Digi?Star. He also has experience as an Associate Professor teaching Agricultural Engineering at the State University of New York and at Cobleskill and Owens Community College in Ohio.
"Chris's experience with new product development and launches, along with his sales and teaching skill set, make him a great fit for Digi?Star," said Klubertanz.
Based in Digi?Star's Fort Atkinson, Wisc. office, Horton will help define new product development, manage product life cycles, and identify technical marketing opportunities. Horton has a BS in Agricultural Engineering and a MA in Agricultural and Occupational Education from Cornell University.
Digi?Star LLC is a leading manufacturer of electronic weighing systems, providing measuring solutions to optimize agricultural performance. This is done through precision load cells, sensors, indicators and feed management software packages.