Soil Scout strengthens US operation

Soil Scout is pleased to announce the strengthening of their US-based operation with the appointment of Ville Väkiparta to the position of Sales Representative for North America. Working closely with Soil Scout’s lead USA Sales Executive Christian Walter and our network of US dealers and partners, Ville will take on the responsibility of boosting sales revenue within the North American markets. His role will also include supporting our existing customers and partners, alongside identifying and engaging new opportunities.

27-year-old Ville was born and raised in Finland before moving to the United States to pursue his dream of becoming a professional golfer. He completed a master’s in business management at Lindenwood University, St. Louis where he was also a member of the men’s collegiate golf team. During this time Ville gained valuable industry experience whilst working as a greenkeeper and he has also held professional roles in customer services.

Ville said; “This is an amazing opportunity for me to work on an international basis. I am extremely proud to be working for a technology company that hails from my home country, Finland. I’m really looking forward to helping play a part in putting Soil Scout on the map in the United States!

“Working in an industry that thrives towards creating a better and more sustainable environment is something that has always been a particular goal of mine.

“Soil Scout customers old and new will find me reliable and professional and I will always strive to go beyond expectations building trust and loyalty.”

If you are a golf course superintendent, sports stadium grounds professional or working in agriculture or horticulture in North America and looking for unparalleled benefits from the most advanced solution in wireless soil monitoring you can contact Ville for further information via the Soil Scout website:

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James Baylis

Head of Creative Content at Soil Scout. With over 20 years experience in the design, media and photographic industries, James has a passion for promoting the Soil Scout solution through creative content and marketing.