Rick Billups began his pet industry career working as a Petland pet counselor in the late 1970s.
Vet Worthy’s rapid growth and desire for strong brand recognition spurred the new addition to the team, said company officials.
Three women joined the board of directors.
Chuck Francis was an original founding member of the NASC and served on the board from 2001 to 2011.
Annette Flood will be responsible for independent pet specialty accounts from North Dakota down to Texas over to Michigan.
Jill Kraleman will serve as TropiClean’s inside sales account manager.
Nicholas “Niko” Lahanas has worked at Central Garden & Pet for more than 10 years, holding a variety of finance positions within the company.
Jamie Laton began working at Health Extension in 2010 and has held several internal support positions.
Good Reasons and Rappaport have created the healthy “Rappaport’s Rescue Recipe.”
Michelle Carter got her start in the pet industry as a service dog trainer