The winning CEOs were selected in four categories by the Austin Business Journal.
Jacinthe Moreau will formally join WPA at the end of October.
He has an extensive pet food marketing portfolio that spans more than 15 years promoting specialty products to consumers of the pet food industry.
The winners were selected as the top women in five categories.
The Oxbow Exotic Mammal Health Award is presented annually to an animal health professional who advances the field of exotic mammal medicine and care.
Scott Jorgensen has more than 15 years of experience in industrial manufacturing sales and management of complex custom projects.
Brianna Kuhlers will play a critical role in the business and will drive coordination between cross-functional teams.
There are currently 78 Pet Wants franchises in the U.S. Pet Wants Franchise offers both a retail store model with delivery and a mobile delivery only model.
Steven “Lee” Higgins will be responsible for the continued growth and expansion of the Blackwood and Adirondack brand pet foods in the southeast region of the U.S.
Nicole Mitchell will also assist with managing show organizer relationships and facilitating growth in the international pavilions at Global Pet Expo.