Blair Bruns joins Rooster Strategic Solutions, LLC, as an account executive based out of Peoria, Ill. His new responsibilities will include project management, client counsel and agronomic support.

Bruns was most recently a territory manager for Pioneer and a district sales manager for LG Seeds, both in central and northern Illinois. He holds a B.S. degree in crop sciences from the University of Illinois’ college of agricultural, consumer and environmental sciences. Bruns grew up on a 2,000-acre corn and soybean operation in Lincoln, Ill.

“The addition of Blair will help enhance client relationships and add depth to the company’s agronomic expertise,” says Josh Turney, Rooster founder and chief strategist. “His expertise in seed-related topics, in particular, will serve our clients well.”

Rooster Strategic Solutions is a consultancy firm serving companies in food and agriculture. Based in Clinton, Ill., the firm has satellite offices in Kansas, Virginia, Missouri and Tennessee.