Bravo Pet Foods Names Vice President of Sales
Bravo Pet Foods promoted Melissa Van Vactor to vice president of sales. In this new role, she will be responsible for supporting a network of 25 distributors and launching an international sales program, as well as being integrally involved in the development and launch of new products, said company officials.
“Melissa takes initiative and has proven herself to be an excellent leader,” said Bette Schubert, co-founder and senior vice president of sales for the Manchester, Conn.-based company. “Her management expertise and passion for pet nutrition and animal welfare has made her an irreplaceable member of the Bravo family.”
Van Vactor has been with Bravo Pet Foods for five years, beginning as the Midwest sales manager. She got her start in the pet industry nearly a decade ago, and has continued building upon a wealth of market experience and information to help her continued success.