He brings a decade of executive experience at a leading natural pet food company, and more than two decades in the health and sustainability industries.
Neil Padron was 74.
The AKC National Championship Presented by Royal Canin was held Dec. 15-16, in Orlando, Fla.
He was previously an audit partner and the managing partner of Ernst & Young’s Kansas Cit, Mo., office from 1999 through his retirement in 2015.
The new educators further strengthens Andis’ team of elite grooming specialists, according to officials for the Sturtevant, Wis.-based company.
She will be responsible for leading Petco’s legal affairs department.
Pet Sitters International presents this award annually to a pet-sitting business owner who embodies the passion and professionalism of the pet-sitting industry.
The promoted employee has been with the association for six years.
The company teamed up with Assisi Animal Health to design the device, which aims to accelerate healing, reduce inflammation and alleviate pain in small animals.
The winner is volunteer groomer, who helps with rescue events to raise money for her local shelter.