Winners were named in five categories, plus one woman was given the title of Pet Industry Women of the Year 2018.
The members of Congress were honored for their efforts on behalf of companion animals and those who serve and support them.
She will focus on helping create solutions to business needs and challenges.
He has more than 20 years of global marketing experience in brand strategy, digital and performance marketing, communications, innovation and insights.
He is a venture partner at a growth equity firm focused on U.S.-China investments and founder of a consulting firm focused on marketing, innovation and growth for brands.
Celeste Powers will succeed Steve King, who departs in early January to assume the role of CEO of APPA.
He has held leadership positions from vice president of business transformation at Con Agra Foods to chief information officer and CFO at Isagenix International.
He is the former vice president of Anytime Fitness’ North American franchise operations.
He has held financially focused positions at Google and Ernst & Young.
He brings more than 30 years of pet industry and pet food manufacturing experience to his new position with Pureluxe Pet Food.