Michael Wisner Named New Vice President of Grain at the Garden City Co-op, Inc.
Sep 23, 2020
GARDEN CITY, KS - The Garden City Co-op, Inc. is pleased to announce the hire of Michael Wisner as the new Vice President of Grain.
“I am excited to welcome Michael Wisner to the team at Garden City Co-op, Inc.,” said General Manager and CEO, Jeff Boyd. “Michael brings the competencies and experience necessary to continue to add value to the farmers of the Garden City Co-op, Inc., as our new Vice President of Grain. The grain industry continues to evolve and Michael will be responsible for implementing our strategic plan to strengthen the Garden City Co-op Inc.’s grain business for the future. We feel that Michael is up for that challenge.”
Wisner comes to Garden City from Phillipsburg, Kansas where he most recently was the Director of Purchasing for Prairie Horizon Agri-Energy.
He brings a diversified background of buying, selling and hedging a variety of raw materials, including grains and energies. He is familiar with fundamental and technical market drivers and how to apply strategies to maximize current market trends. He is recognized for his skills in negotiation, market consulting and ability to communicate with key stakeholders.
He also brings experience as a GAP Partnerships expert negotiator, education with StoneX - Hedging with Futures and Options and he sat on the Phillipsburg City Council from 2018 to 2020.
Wisner holds a B.S. in Economics and a Master’s in Agribusiness from Kansas State University.
He will assume the duties of Vice President of Grain beginning November 1st.
MOVING FORWARD TOGETHER
ABOUT THE GARDEN CITY CO-OP: GCC is a full-service agribusiness in Southwest Kansas serving our members’ grain, agronomy and petroleum needs, striving to help farmers to be successful by creating value for their farm through our people, assets and technology.
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