Cary, NC (June 12, 2017) – Atticus, LLC is pleased to announce two new additions to our team, Shannon Russell, Executive Vice President of Operations and Dave Bolin, Ph.D. as Director of Regulatory Affairs.

Shannon Russell brings with him more than 20 years of experience in the global agrichemical industry.  Shannon started his career in contract manufacturing at BASF before moving on to Etigra, where he oversaw sourcing and operational relationships while continuing to hone his skills in global market development and sourcing at Nufarm. Most recently, Shannon served as founder and CEO of Proventis LifeScience, where he focused on developing products for Brazil and Argentina. Shannon is a chemical engineering graduate of North Carolina State University.

Dave Bolin, Ph. D. also bring with him 20 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Atticus Dave worked for Arysta LifeScience as their Regulatory Affairs Lead for North America, Australia, and New Zealand. In addition, Dave has also worked for Tyra Tech and BASF. His experience includes regulatory affairs, product registration, research chemistry, product development and management, as well as business and regulatory negotiations both nationally and globally. Dave holds a PHD in Chemistry from The Ohio State University, and an MBA from Duke University, and is a member of the Alumni Council Duke Fuqua School of Business.

“Shannon and Dave bring valuable industry experience and knowledge to Atticus that will help shape our business as we continue to grow,” says Randy Canady, Founder & CEO.