Francisco Manzano Joins Cytozyme as Managing Director of Sales & Marketing

Salt Lake City, Utah August 29, 2016—Cytozyme is pleased to announce the addition of Francisco Manzano as the new Managing Director of Sales & Marketing. He will be responsible for developing, implementing, and supporting current growth initiatives aimed at expanding Cytozyme’s global presence.

“When I was invited to participate in Cytozyme’s selection process for the Managing Director of Sales & Marketing position, I was very excited,” said Manzano. “They are committed to improve people’s quality of life through the use of responsible technology which resonated perfectly with my own interests and values.”

Based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Manzano has a strong sales and marketing background in both large and small businesses. He has undergraduate degrees from the University of Seville, Spain in Economics, and a marketing degree from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. He also earned an MBA from Colorado State University.

In 2006 after working at Dannon in Spain, Manzano moved to the USA to work for MGK, a consolidated subsidiary of Sumitomo Chemical, where he quickly progressed from a sales role to managing the international business department. During his time at MGK, he developed strong relationships with specialty crop distributors and growers around the world which contributed to his success.

At Cytozyme, Manzano will be responsible for managing Cytozyme’s Business Managers living and working in South Asia, South East Asia, North East Asia, Central America, South America, and the Andean Region of South America.

“I am confident Francisco will bring a great deal of knowledge and valuable expertise to lead our growing global sales team,” said Cytozyme’s CEO, Eric Baughman. “His international experience and passion in the field of agriculture, marketing, and sales development are expected to bring significant contributions to Cytozyme’s continued global growth initiatives and ongoing business development strategies. We are excited to welcome Francisco to our team.”



For over 40-years, Cytozyme has been committed to feed the world responsibly by delivering high performance, proven soil-to-shelf crop solutions using innovative technology and rigorous quality controls. Based in Salt Lake City, Utah, Cytozyme is trusted by progressive growers around the world. Feet-on-the-farm expertise is provided through its industry-respected leadership, a global network of in-country expert managers and select retail distributors. For more information, visit:

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