Vice President and Director of Manufacturing
John Rizzi is responsible for the operation of all of AMVAC’s manufacturing facilities and is involved in the procurement of key materials from outside manufacturers and suppliers. His 28-year manufacturing career includes extensive experience with safe start up and commissioning, continuous improvement, maximizing manufacturing output and handling of hazardous materials. Mr. Rizzi has worked throughout the U.S., Canada, Australia and New Zealand and has previously served as Plant Manager of AMVAC’s Axis, Alabama facility since it was acquired in 2001. He has undergraduate and masters degrees in chemical engineering from McGill University in Montreal, Canada as well as a Certificate in Business Studies from Waikato University, New Zealand.