|ScottsMiracle-Gro Announces the Appointment of Former Chief Financial Officer David C. Evans to its Board of Directors|
“We are fortunate to have Dave back on our team,” said
Since 2013, Evans served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of
Evans has more than 12 years of direct experience participating in, presenting at, and interacting with the Board of Directors and Finance and Audit Committees at both Battelle and ScottsMiracle-Gro. Evans was a board member and Finance and Audit Committee chairman for two affiliated LLC's while at Battelle and is currently on the Finance and Audit Committee of
Evans graduated magna cum laude from The
Evans will serve on the Company’s Audit Committee and Compensation and Organization Committee with a term that expires in 2019.
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company is the world's largest marketer of branded consumer products for lawn and garden care. The Company's brands are among the most recognized in the industry. The Company's Scotts®, Miracle-Gro® and Ortho® brands are market-leading in their categories, as is the consumer Roundup® brand, which is marketed in the U.S. and certain other countries by Scotts and owned by Monsanto. We maintain a minority interest in TruGreen®, the largest residential lawn care service business, and in Bonnie Plants®, the largest marketer of edible gardening plants in retail channels. The Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, The Hawthorne Gardening Company, is a leading provider of nutrients, lighting and other materials used in the hydroponic growing segment. For additional information, visit us at www.scottsmiraclegro.com.