Frank Pennington
Frank Pennington

BioSafe Systems LLC, East Hartford, Conn., has promoted Frank Pennington to Southeast regional manager for the crop protection, water treatment and postharvest market segments.

Pennington, who will be based in Virginia, will oversee marketing and sales of two new products: TerraClean 5.0, which controls soilborne pathogens and is applied through drip irrigation, and OxiPhos, a foliar-applied bactericide and fungicide.

He also will lead segment sales efforts in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Tennessee, and North and South Carolina, according to a news release.

During the past six years, Pennington has worked in a variety of roles for the company, most recently as territory manager for the Mid-Atlantic region.

Prior to that, he worked for Southern States Cooperative as a store manager and later a regional manager. Pennington holds a degree from Virginia Tech University with a concentration in horticulture and animal sciences.