Mark Foster Promoted to AMVAC® Director of North America Marketing

Newport Beach, CA

Mark Foster AMVACAMVAC®, an American Vanguard® Company, is pleased to announce the promotion of Mark Foster to the position of Director of North America Marketing.

In addition to managing the company’s national crops portfolio, Foster will oversee the U.S. marketing team that supports the company’s North American commercial business units and report directly to Mason Bennett, recently appointed AMVAC Vice President, North American Crop. “Mark’s leadership, experience, and strategic vision will undoubtedly propel our marketing efforts to new heights,” Bennett said.

Foster joined AMVAC in October 2021 as Midwest Marketing Manager. Foremost in Foster’s time to date with AMVAC has been the market introduction this growing year of ZALO™ Herbicide enabled by ProLease™ technology, providing excellent postemergence control with multiple modes of action through the active ingredients quizalofop and glufosinate.

Foster has extensive experience in agriculture. A native of Ontario, Canada, where he was raised on a beef cow/calf and row crop farm, he began his career with Monsanto Canada in 1999 as Agronomic Sales Manager. Since then he held various roles within Monsanto / Bayer CropScience in sales, sales management, account management, product management, and promotions.

Foster continues to reside in the St. Louis, MO, area, with his wife Erin and their three children.

About AMVAC Corporation

AMVAC Corporation is a subsidiary of American Vanguard Corporation. American Vanguard Corporation is a diversified specialty and agricultural products company that develops and markets products for crop protection management, turf and ornamentals management, and public safety and animal health applications. American Vanguard is included on the Russell 2000® & Russell 3000® Indexes and the Standard & Poors Small Cap 600 Index.

The Company, from time to time, may discuss forward-looking information. Except for the historical information contained in this release, all forward-looking statements are estimates by the Company’s management and are subject to various risks and uncertainties that may cause results to differ from management’s current expectations. Such factors include weather conditions, changes in regulatory policy and other risks as detailed from time-to-time in the Company’s SEC reports and filings. All forward-looking statements, if any, in this release represent the Company’s judgment as of the date of this release.