Bigham Ag today announced the appointment of Norm Burgeson to the position of vice president of Sales & Marketing. In this role, Burgeson will be responsible for developing, implementing and executing the company’s North American sales growth strategies. Burgeson will be based in Bloomington, Ill.

“I am pleased to welcome Norm to our leadership team,” said Lucas Sutterer, CEO at Bigham. “Norm is a strategic sales leader with a proven track record of successfully building strong sales teams and developing customer focused sales programs, services and processes. I am confident that his experience and track record will help move Bigham to the next level.”

“I am genuinely excited to join Bigham at this pivotal time,” said Burgeson. “It isn’t hard to recognize the great opportunity that exists for the company going forward. I feel privileged to join a company so well-known for their quality, service and leadership in the industry. Bigham has always been a strong regional presence and I look forward to using my sales and marketing management experience to further advance its level of performance as we expand our markets. ”

Prior to joining Bigham, Burgeson has held upper level sales leadership positions at the Homelite Division of Textron, Deere & Co., Lechler and for the past 8 years at Alamo Group.

About Bigham Ag

Bigham Ag ( manufactures a wide range of tillage, cultivation and harvest equipment, helping the farmer achieve maximum production and conserve valuable resources. The company markets its products under the Bigham and Lilliston brands in the U.S. through a nation-wide dealer network and to other countries in cooperation with partner firms.