Meet the Management
Dan C. Gilmore – Founder and CEO
Mr. Gilmore invented the original EZ-FLO patented flow design and connections back in 1994. With over 35 years of operating, sales, and management expertise, Dan oversees all aspects of the company’s operations. Under his guidance, EZ-FLO has matured into the world leader in commercial and residential fertigation with over 200,000 systems installed in over 20 countries. A significant portion of EZ-FLO’s growth can be directly attributed to Dan’s leadership style and passion for development and innovation. Since inception EZ-FLO has attained an additional 9 patents of which 7 were solely developed by Dan.
Jeff M. Gilmore – Vice President & COO
Instrumental in the development and implementation of EZ-FLO fertilizing technologies, Jeff has assisted since the inception of the fertigation concept through the design, manufacture, and assembly of all EZ-FLO components. Currently, Jeff manages all operational activities for EZ-FLO in addition to product development and growth initiatives. Jeff earned a BS in economics from the University of San Francisco and has over 24years of experience in fertigation technologies.
Darin A. Brasch – Customer Relations Director
Darin is a multifaceted brand ambassador for EZ-FLO. Pivotal in opening new markets, Darin will often be your first point of contact at EZ-FLO and help guide you for years to come. After two decades with the company, there is not much related to EZ-FLO that he has not already experienced firsthand. Darin is certified as a Master Gardner, received his Agricultural Certification from Colorado State University, is certified in Turf Grass Management and was educated in Business at Scottsdale Community College.
Landon Brenner – Sales & Marketing
Landon joined EZ-FLO in 2019 to help meet the demands of the rapidly growing fertigation market. After graduation from CSU Channel Islands with a degree in communications, Landon entered the distribution side of the irrigation and green industry learning the tradecraft from the ground up. Quickly proving to be an invaluable asset for EZ-FLO, Landon helps manage our distribution sales and electronic marketing initiatives.
Ramiro Valenzuela – Production & Procurement
Ramiro Valenzuela joined EZ-FLO in 2008 to fill the need for additional seasonal labor. In 2009 Ramiro was added to the full time crew at EZ-FLO fertilizing systems and quickly proved to be a valuable addition to the team. Over a decade of experience with EZ-FLO, Ramiro has risen through the ranks and subsequent responsibilities expanded. While he still directs the daily production-related functions, he has assumed the role of lead purchasing agent
Katie Trott – Accounting & Support
Added in 2019 as well, Katie takes our customer experience to a whole new level. Katie is the front line for support, be it a product trouble shooting question, order question, or some obscure accounting issue. One call will solve it. Katie also fills the much-needed role of the safety manager for our manufacturing operations, having developed a comprehensive and bilingual IIPP program in 2019.