The Toro Irrigation, Irritrol and Unique Lighting Systems businesses have added three experienced professionals to their teams.

Orion Goe is the new product marketing manager for the Toro residential/commercial hydraulic products. This includes sprays, nozzles, rotors and valves. Orion has six years of product marketing experience in another industry, as well as significant international experience in these roles. He earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree from Cal State Fullerton.

Toro and Irritrol are increasing their focus on the southeast with the addition of Bobby Jackson, district sales manager. Jackson will be focused on supporting the efforts of distributors in the Tennessee, northern Alabama, northern Georgia, western North Carolina and northern South Carolina territories along with focusing on our line of water saving and contractor-friendly products. Jackson brings almost 20 years of irrigation industry experience to Toro working having previously worked in both distribution and manufacturing.

Unique Lighting Systems announced the hiring of Jason Gibson as the southeast district sales manager, which covers the Carolinas and Georgia. Gibson has spent the past 20-plus years in the landscape industry in many different capacities, including time in the field as a contractor and sales and management in wholesale distribution. He holds two IA certifications — Certified Irrigation Contractor and Landscape Irrigation Auditor — and is actively involved in several regional landscape organizations.