Mar Vista Resources Names Jay Irvine President and CEO

Former FBSciences Vice President of Sales for U.S and Australia Will Oversee Growing Formulator and Nutrient Supply Company

Corcoran, CA; June 13, 2013 – Mar Vista Resources, LLC, a micronutrient and specialty fertilizer manufacturer, is pleased to announce its new CEO, Jay Irvine.  Before joining Mar Vista Resources, Mr. Irvine was Vice President of Sales U.S. and Australia for FBSciences where he led the company sales efforts and expanded their distribution network.  Mr. Irvine has 22 years of leadership experience in the crop protection and fertilizer industry and a proven track record of increasing company revenues and market share.  In addition to sales and marketing, he has worked in business development, R&D and supplier relation’s management roles.  Mr. Irvine has a strong background in helping start and develop new emerging companies and technologies in the crop protection and nutrient business.  Prior to FBSciences, Mr. Irvine was Vice President of Marketing at Monterey AgResources.

Mr. Irvine will be in charge of managing and growing Mar Vista Resources’ manufacturing and distribution business. Mar Vista Resources, which has focused primarily on the agricultural markets, will expand its efforts into the feed and industrial markets.  Mr. Irvine will spearhead this drive.

“The addition of Jay Irvine to direct this company further strengthens our ability to meet our long term vision for the company,” noted Clay Houchin, Mar Vista Resources’ Chairman of the Board.  “Jay Irvine’s comprehensive understanding of our business will greatly benefit our company and our customers”.

Mr. Irvine has a Bachelor of Science in Ag Business Marketing from Fresno State University.  He and his wife Delinda live in Visalia.

About Mar Vista Resources, LLC

Mar Vista Resources is a provider of nutrients and a manufacturer of specialty fertilizers for agriculture.  Mar Vista Resources’ position as a supplier and formulator of micronutrients and specialty fertilizers allows the organization to service the Ag retailer with products and services that create value for the Ag retailer and the growers they service.

Mar Vista Resources, LLC
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