SAN DIEGO, C.A., July 2013— DIG announces the retirement of Commercial Sales Manager, Rick Heenan effective July 2nd. Rick has been integral to establishing DIG’s foothold in the professional irrigation industry throughout his nearly 24 years of employment.

“Rick’s dedication and commitment to the success of the company was paramount,” says David Levy, President and CEO. “Rick developed many key relationships within the industry and his sales efforts yielded incremental growth in both sales revenue and customer loyalty. We wish Rick all the best in his retirement.”

Rick consistently stayed active within the irrigation industry as he was a member many regional affiliations including the ASIC, ASLA and the CLCA. He frequently participated in educational seminars for the Irrigation Association which included drip irrigation and alternative powered irrigation controllers. These contributions supported Rick’s focus on educating our customers and ensuring their continued satisfaction.

“We were lucky to have Rick on our team”, said Kevin LeMaster, Director of Sales and Marketing, “his knowledge of the industry was critical in the success of our marketing and sales campaigns. We thank him for all he has done for DIG – he will be missed.”

About DIG Corporation: DIG was founded in 1981 with the idea of providing the irrigation industry with a comprehensive line of high quality low volume irrigation products. It has since expanded to the manufacturing of alternative powered irrigation controllers including their LEIT™ product-line, which utilizes light as a source of energy. DIG strives to be on the forefront of irrigation innovation by providing smart and environmentally sustainable irrigation solutions.