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New Hire Carien Huijzer, Schippers Canada Ltd

Published on 12 June 2014

New Hire Carien Huijzer

Carien Huijzer
Schippers Canada Ltd.
Junior Sales Expert
Lacombe, Alberta



What education are you bringing with you to this position?
I completed a Bachelor of Management degree majoring in marketing at the University of Lethbridge, Alberta.

Please describe your agricultural background.
Grew up on a dairy farm. I did 5 years of 4H. I participated in many Young Farmer activities. I'm a board member of the Alberta Young Farmers and Ranchers. I love agriculture and enjoy working with producers everyday!

What territory will you cover?
I will work for customers throughout Canada but focus on western Canada

What are your new responsibilities?
Sales support, Customer Service, Marketing, Sales.

What previous positions have you held?
I have worked in marketing and communications in the dairy industry previously.


How will you be of most help to producers in your region or area of expertise?
I have lots of experience in the dairy industry. I can help producers get the most out of their operation through our innovative products and expertise.

Why did you choose this company?
Schippers Canada Ltd. is a growing company with a lot of potential. It has a great team.

What goals would you like to accomplish while in this position?
I hope to get to know a lot more producers around Canada and help them get the most out of their cows and their operations. I also hope to learn more about other parts of the agriculture industry such as hogs and poultry.  PD