McCann Pets Group Hires Senior Vice President
McCann Pets Group hired Ariane Condit as its new vice president, global creative and design.
Previously, Condit was senior product manager for proprietary brand toys and containment for PetSmart. While there, she expanded and launched well-known licensed and private-label brands, managing the entire product development life cycle.
Condit brings to her new role knowledge in global sourcing, vendor management, product development, brand management, visual merchandising, consumer goods, display/POG optimization and compliance issues. She is tasked with leading McCann Pets Group’s global and creative design team as it develops new innovative pet toys and new pet product lines to meet the company’s expanding number of sales channels and multiple brands.
“Ariane’s knowledge of the pet toy industry, creativity and successful track record of developing innovative products, make her the ideal fit for this role in our organization,” said Tom McCann, chairman and CEO of the Darien, Conn.-based supplier of multi-brands of dog and cat toys.