Gratien Theriault has been hired as business development manager for Latin America at Choice Genetics USA. Choice Genetics is a Groupe Grimaud company and one of the world's leading pig genetics companies.
Gratien has numerous years of experience in the industry, including his most recent position with Génétiporc Mexico, where he served as country manager and CEO.
"Choice Genetics USA is excited to have Gratien on board. He
brings great sales, management and international experience to our group," says Brent Mitchell, COO of Choice Genetics USA.
"I'm very enthusiastic to be joining the Choice Genetics team and continuing to develop the Latin America market. These are very exciting times for Choice Genetics with the addition of the CT scanning, new female lines and their selection for disease tolerance. I am looking forward to many successes," Theriault says.
Gratien received his education from the Quebec Agriculture Depertment and the Agriculture Institute of La Pocatière. He will be based out of Canada.