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McDowell Joins Brock Grain Systems as a District Manager

Mike McDowell
Mike McDowell
MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Michael (Mike) McDowell has joined Brock Grain Systems as a District Manager for the West Region of the United States, according to John Tuttle, West Region Market Development Manager for the CTB Inc. business unit. McDowell will be working with dealers to grow their business and increase their familiarity with the line of storage, handling, conditioning and structural products for grain that Brock Grain Systems offers to their customers.  

A 2013 graduate of Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, McDowell holds a bachelor’s degree in agriculture studies with a minor in agronomy. Previously, he was a territory manager for a Canadian agricultural equipment company.  

A native of Iowa, McDowell currently resides near Des Moines, Iowa.

Part of the CTB, Inc. family of companies, Brock Grain Systems ( is a global provider of grain storage, handling, conditioning and structural systems. Brock has a long tradition of developing industry-leading, innovative products and a reputation for delivering BROCK SOLID® reliability and durability. Founded in 1957, Brock offers systems under the Brock®, LeMar® and Riley® brands. The company operates facilities in Indiana, Iowa and Missouri and features an extensive dealer network.

CTB, Inc. ( is a leading global designer and maker of systems and solutions for storing, conveying and preserving grain; producing poultry, pigs and eggs; and processing poultry, fish, vegetables and other foods. The company also produces stables, buildings and products for various other applications. CTB’s strategy for growth includes best cost manufacturing, a product-driven focus, expanded global physical presence, strategic acquisitions and enhanced financial strength. The Berkshire Hathaway-owned company serves its customers through a worldwide distribution network.