Davis, CA – February 16, 2018 – Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. (NASDAQ: MBII) (MBI), a leading provider of bio-based pest management and plant health products for agriculture, turf and ornamental and water treatment markets, is happy to announce that Cliff Lunsford, Noel Cornejo and Collin Briley have joined MBI as Territory Sales Managers.

Noel Cornejo is Territory Sales Manager for Northern San Joaquin Valley and resides in Merced, CA. Noel earned his Bachelor of Science in Plant Science at California State University-Fresno. While at Fresno State he interned for a local organic farmer and was also in charge of the school organic farm. Upon graduation he went to work for Helena as a Pest Control Advisor (PCA) and then for Wilbur-Ellis as a PCA working with biologicals and traditional products.

Collin Briley joins MBI as Territory Sales Manager in the Coastal California territory.
Collin attended Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Recreation, Parks, and Tourism Administration and a concentration in Outdoor Management. Collin expanded his education going back to school at College of the Sequoias in Visalia, California, to obtain his PCA license. As a PCA, Collin worked for AgriCare in Porterville, California, specializing in organic and conventional citrus and blueberries.

Cliff Lunsford is Territory Sales Manager in South Central Florida. Cliff comes to MBI with a background in farming and farm management. He spent many years assisting the family farm in Georgia and then on to manage the family farming business. He managed an organic blueberry farm in Southeast Georgia for Dole Berry Company and became the Director of Production for all of the Dole blueberry farms in the Southeast. He has an extensive background in row crops as well as blueberries.

We are excited to expand our sales team to further meet the needs of our customers in California and Florida.

About Marrone Bio Innovations

Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. (NASDAQ: MBII) strives to lead the movement to a more sustainable world through the discovery, development and promotion of biological products for pest management and plant health. MBI’s effective and environmentally responsible pest management solutions help customers operate more sustainably while uniquely improving plant health and increasing crop yields. MBI’s currently available commercial products are Regalia®, Grandevo®, Venerate®, Majestene®, Haven® StargusTM, AmplitudeTM, ZeltoTM and Zequanox®. MBI also distributes Bio-tam 2.0® for Isagro USA and Jet-Ag® for Jet Harvest in most regions of the U.S.
Marrone Bio Innovations is dedicated to pioneering smart biopesticide solutions that support a better tomorrow for both farmers, turf managers and consumers around the globe. For more information, please visit www.marronebio.com.

Marrone Bio Innovations Contacts:
Pam Marrone, CEO and Founder
Andre Trepanier, Dr. Director of Marketing
Telephone: +1 (530) 750-2800
Email: Info@marronebio.com

MBI Investor Relations:
Greg Falesnik
Managing Director
MZ Group – MZ North America
Main: 949-385-6449