Boise, ID, May 10, 2018 – GenZ Technology, a pioneer in the design of agricultural sprayers, today announced that Philip Ranger has joined the company as its Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Operations.
“I am pleased that Phil has agreed to serve as our CFO and VP of Operations. Phil and I have worked at several companies previously and I know his expertise in business operational planning, cost reduction discipline, and process efficiencies will be vital in executing our long-term growth strategy. Phil brings a responsive, insightful, dedicated and experienced approach to helping us take our company to the next level,” said Charles W. Jepson, CEO of GenZ Technology.
Mr. Ranger joins GenZ with over 30 years of proven finance experience that encompasses start-ups to Fortune 500 companies. For the last seven years, he was Chief Operating Officer and CFO at IntelliQuote, and CFO at Synergex International and CleanWorld. Before that, Mr. Ranger provided chief financial officer services for small and mid-size companies that have the need but not the resources for a full-time senior CFO. Mr. Ranger has a BBA in Accounting from the University of Texas (Austin) with CPA and CMA certifications.
“I am excited to join GenZ and look forward to working with Chuck again as well as the rest of the team in pursuit of bringing innovation to the spraying industry with our Smart Sprayer series. We will work to reshape GenZ into a profitable company with an expanded product line and production capacity that will attract even more investors,” said Mr. Ranger. “This is an exciting time to be joining the company, and I believe there are significant opportunities ahead of us as we continue our path to leadership in the precision sprayer space.
GenZ Technology’s mission is to revolutionize the pesticide spraying industry by engineering more efficient, cost effective, eco-friendly spraying equipment designed to improve crop coverage, increase growers’ yields and profits, optimize chemical recapture, reduce pesticide costs, and minimize chemical waste and pesticide drift. The GenZ Smart Sprayer series are designed to meet the needs of row crop growers and spray service providers for higher labor productivity and better efficacy by requiring fewer spray cycles. Our patented technology offers better coverage and a dramatic reduction in drift. The immediate benefits are reduced labor costs, a lower risk of drift-related incidents, and a transition towards environmental sustainability.