WEST DES MOINES, IOWA – (October 20, 2016) The Context Network, has announced their merger with The Prasino Group, a Des Moines, Iowa-based consulting firm providing management consulting services across the animal agriculture industry. As part of the merger, Context welcomes two new Principals to the premier, global agribusiness consulting firm’s leadership team. Dr. Garth Boyd and Matt Sutton-Vermeulen will provide leadership and expertise in Context’s agricultural production service sector. The new Principals will lead initiatives focused on sustainable food production throughout the value chain. Context Principal, Mark Holland said the addition of The Prasino Group is an important step in Context’s continued growth, and their commitment to respond to clients’ needs. “We are very pleased to welcome Prasino’s clients to Context. Under the leadership of Boyd and Sutton-Vermeulen, we amplify our ability to serve customers in this growing market segment. The expertise and experience Garth and Matt bring allows us to provide vital services to a broader range of clients throughout the food production value chain. They have extensive, successful experience across a robust business base in the meat, milk and egg sectors which is highly complementary to the clients Context currently serves.”
Current clients will continue to be serviced as per existing agreements.