The ViviGro Team
Yasir Syed
President & CEO
As ViviGro’s President and CEO, Yasir creates, plans, and implements the strategic direction of ViviGro’s development. He is responsible for sales, growth, projections and trends of the company. He works closely with farmers and agronomists to support their entire farming cycle. His lifelong commitment to sustainability in agriculture and promotion of soil health is a key feature in ViviGro's mission.
Juan Godinez
As Chief Financial Officer, Juan is responsible for providing leadership, direction and management of the finance team. He manages the processes for financial forecasting and budgets, oversees the preparation of all financial reporting and advises on long-term business and financial planning. He’s also responsible for maintaining key relationships with our financial partners. Juan works closely with the CEO in implementing key strategic decision for larger corporate objectives.
Barb Duperreault
General Manager Administration
As the General Manager Administration, Barb works closely with the CEO to coordinate business operations, market developments, expansions, and targets. She is responsible for overseeing logistics, invoicing sales, and purchase orders. She manages administration, ensures good customer service, engages with vendors, as well as hiring and training employees.
David Hofer
Plant Manager
David oversees the daily operations of the plant production and manufacturing which includes coordinating/receiving inbound products and the blending of outbound products. David is also involved in design, efficiency, and automation related projects of our production facility.

Scott Harvey
Financial Controller

As Financial Controller, Scott oversees the daily accounting, financial operations and reporting functions of ViviGro. He ensures financial reporting information is timely and accurate, works with external auditors and uses his data analysis skills to provide value and insight to the management team. Scott also maintains the security and integrity of ViviGro’s reporting/information systems, and internal control environment. 

Stacey Duperreault
Purchasing & Logistics
Stacey manages our logistics supply chain. She is responsible for the invoicing of outbound traffic, purchase contracts, shipping schedules, import and export documentation, as well as inventory control and logistics, all while ensuring adherence to corporate objectives.
Taimoor Syed
Marketing Manager

As the leader of our marketing department, Taimoor is in charge of ViviGro's short and long-term strategy development as well as the implementation of marketing tactics that make up and help grow the representation of our company. 

Brianna Schreiner
Customer Service & Office Management
Brianna is responsible for AP Data entry, administration, customer service and other routine office matters. In addition, she works closely with marketing and regulatory.
Don Hoffer
Liquid Formulation & Quality Control
Don works closely with the CEO to conduct research to develop new liquid formulations and processes for fertilizer blends. He is responsible for the development and implementation of quality control processes at the manufacturing plant. He ensures our blends are of the highest quality and meet all ViviGro and industry standards.
Sarita Jaiswal
Research & Regulatory Specialist
Sarita provides regulatory guidance and input to R&D, Quality, 
Operations, Supply, Sales and Marketing teams and acts 
as liaison to CFIA Fertilizer Safety Section and various 
Organic Certifying Bodies.