New Employees at Accelerated Genetics

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Accelerated Genetics is proud to welcome nine new members to the team. Brian Nelson joins the Accelerated Genetics ranks as a Genetics Specialist for the Western Region. Working in Region 8, Nelson will cover California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas. He will serve as a consultant for PACE program herds and as a mating program evaluator utilizing …

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Accelerated Genetics Awards Scholarships

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Congratulations to the six youth who were awarded scholarships from Accelerated Genetics! Four $500.00 scholarships are awarded to youth just graduating from high school and beginning college. The 2012 recipients are Will Marshall of Eureka, N.V.; Matthias Olson of Sturgeon Bay, Wis.; Bethany Dado of Amery, Wis.; and Karsen Haag of Mt. Horeb, Wis. Will Marshall plans to attain a …

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Palmer Joins Accelerated Genetics

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Congratulations to Aaron Palmer, a new hire at Accelerated Genetics. Palmer will be a Sire Analyst, responsible for evaluating, creating and procuring the highest genomic quality young sires in Iowa, California and other Midwest and western states. He will also be representing Accelerated Genetics at major breed activities and industry functions in the U.S. and abroad. Palmer was most recently …

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Strangstalien Promoted at Accelerated Genetics

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Congratulations to Jill Strangstalien for her promotion at Accelerated Genetics to Animal Health Products and Distribution Manager. Strangstalien has been with Accelerated Genetics for over 24 years, most recently serving as the Farm Products Coordinator for 15 years. In her now role, she will be responsible for providing an animal health product line that enables Accelerated Genetics customers to get …

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O'Flahrity Promoted at Accelerated

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Congratulations to Barbara O’Flahrity for being promoted to Genetics Programs Manager at Accelerated Genetics. O’Flahrity has been with the company for 22 years, for the past 15 years she has served as the Genetics Coordinator. In her new role, O’Flahrity’s responsibilities will include the direct supervision of the Genetics Assistants, as well as managing Accelerated Genetics’ PACE program and providing …

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Strangstalien Promoted

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Congratulations to Jill Strangstalien on her recent promotion to Animal Health Products and Distribution Manager at Accelerated Genetics. Strangstalien has been with Accelerated Genetics for over 24 years, most recently serving as the Farm Products Coordinator for 15 years. In her now role, she will be responsible for providing an animal health product line that enables Accelerated Genetics customers to …

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Lopes Has New Position at Accelerated Genetics

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Congratulations to Dr. Glaucio Lopes, the new Reproduction Specialist for Accelerated Genetics. Lopes will provide Accelerated Genetics employees and customers in the United States and worldwide with training and technical support in the field of dairy and beef cattle reproduction management in order to maintain and grow the market share throughout the world. Lopes most recently served as a research …

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The Accelerated Genetics Team Effort

Chuck Zimmerman

Membership services at Accelerated Genetics is a job that Jim Iverson has held for 35 years. That means he has worked for the organization for half of its existence since Accelerated is celebrating 70 years this year. Quite an achievement and that really says something about what has contributed to their success, the team. Jim says they “have a passion …

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World Wide Sires

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World Wide Sires, LTD. teamed up with Accelerated Genetics to host a World Dairy Expo International Reception and Dinner. Here’s John Schouten, World Wide Sires CEO (center) with some of the guests. The organization is owned by Accelerated Genetics and Select Sires. World Wide Sires, Ltd. is the world’s leading cattle genetics marketing organization representing the majority of the U.S. …

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Kotek Rejoins Accelerated Genetics

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Congratulations to Terri Kotek, who has rejoined Accelerated Genetics as the Production Office Assistant. Kotek had previously worked at Accelerated Genetics as the Products Secretary. In her current role, Kotek is responsible for preparing health certificates and technical documents required for shipment of frozen semen to international customers. She also assists in maintaining health test records and update as necessary, …

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