Tim J. Merrett
Tim Merrett is Vice President, Global Platform – Turf & Utility, Agriculture and Turf Division, a position he has held since September 2012. He is responsible for product management, manufacturing, and engineering for the turf and utility platform of products for Deere's global agriculture and turf equipment operations.
Merrett joined the Worldwide Construction & Forestry Equipment Division at John Deere in 1991. He has held numerous roles in the areas of sales, product support, and finance. Past responsibilities include Director, Hitachi Division & Overseas Construction Sales and Vice-President Marketing, Agriculture Equipment Division. He was named Vice President, Marketing - Region 4 in May 2009, leading the marketing activities for the Agriculture and Turf Division in the United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.
Merrett is a graduate of McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. He completed an MBA at Duke University in 2002. He is a native of Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.
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