Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing, John Deere agriculture and turf division
He is responsible for all sales and marketing activities for regions 3 & 4, which includes the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Latin America.
Lagemann joined John Deere in 1982. Since that time, he has had numerous field assignments in the Midwest including Manager, Factory Marketing in Moline, Ill. and held a General Manager role for sales operations in Australia, New Zealand, and East Asia for two years. He served as Vice President, Sales for the United States and Canada from 2002 through April 2009 followed by Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Region 4 from May 2009 through August 2012.
Lagemann earned both his bachelor’s degree in feed science and management and a master’s in business administration from Kansas State University. He is a director of the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), a member of the AEM Ag Sector Board and the Kansas Chamber of Commerce. John currently serves on the Business Advisory Council at K-State, is Deere’s executive liaison for the university and a member of the Advisory Board K-State Olathe.