Supplier Profile
Supplier Profile: Blake Buckner, Degesch America

Company: Degesch America

Position: Business Development Manager

Born: June 24 in Bluefield, VA.

Years with company/industry: 19/19.

Family: Wife, Courtney; children, Paxton and Dalton.

Education: Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA.

Favorite hobbies/interests: All sports (especially golf) and family time.

Favorite sport teams: Virginia Tech Hokies, Cincinnati Reds, and Washington Capitals.

Favorite things to eat on the road: Medium rare steaks and seafood.

Favorite vacation spots: Corolla and the Outer Banks, NC.

Best mentor: Bartek Drewnowski has had the most impactful influence on my professional life and career. His leadership in our industry is unparalleled, and he always seems to bring out the best in people.

If I wasn’t in the grain industry, I would: Play and teach golf, be in sports media, or open a diner.

From September/October 2022 Grain Journal Issue

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Grain Journal September October 2022

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