Sept. 26 2019 10:40 AM

Tom Childers previously served as the company’s eastern division vice president.

Phoenix-based Ewing Irrigation and Landscape Supply has appointed Tom Childers as the company’s executive vice president of sales and marketing. Previously, Childers served as the eastern division vice president and has been instrumental in the growth and development of Ewing in the east.

“Tom has been invaluable within our executive team as a division leader, and with his extensive experience in sales and marketing within the green industry, I’m looking forward to seeing Tom in his new role and the positive impact it’ll have at Ewing,” says Douglas W. York, Ewing’s president and CEO.

Childers joined Ewing in early 2018, bringing nearly 30 years of sales and marketing experience in the green industry. Previously, Childers was the co-founder and president of Landscape Today, a sales and marketing agency serving green industry manufacturers, for nearly four years. Prior to that, he was the senior vice president of marketing at John Deere Landscapes for nearly 13 years. He also held leadership roles with Toro and Turf Care Products.