Fine Americas Welcomes Jim Scruggs As Its New Technical Services Manager

Fine Americas Welcomes Jim Scruggs As Its New Technical Services Manager

Walnut Creek, Calif., – Fine Americas, Inc. (Fine), a leading manufacturer and marketer of plant growth regulators, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Scruggs as its new technical services manager.

Based in Senoia, GA, Scruggs will work closely with Fine’s sales force, university researchers and distributors to strengthen the company’s position in the agricultural, greenhouse ornamental and turf and landscape markets. He will also serve as the company’s lead in the development of new products and formulations.

“We are very excited to have Jim join our technical services team,” noted Greg Johnson, President of Fine Americas. “His 28 years of crop protection experience, together with a wealth of industry knowledge, will be invaluable to our product development and marketing operations. Jim will also enhance the level of service provided to our customers throughout North America.”

Prior to joining Fine, Scruggs held technical service positions with Loveland Products and Nichino America. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in General Agriculture/Agronomy as well as a Master of Science degree in Weed Science (Minor in Entomology), both from Mississippi State University.

About Fine Americas, Inc.
Fine Americas, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fine Holdings Ltd., Worcester, UK. Founded in 1983, Fine focuses on the development and marketing of plant growth regulators for fruit and ornamental crops. The company is ISO 9001 accredited and continually strives to improve plant growth regulator technology to meet the exacting demands of today’s quality-conscious growers. For more information about Fine Americas, please visit

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Gregory Johnson
Fine Americas, Inc.
1850 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Suite 405
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
(925) 932-8817

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