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.
The general manager of global marketing will be based in New Zealand, while the territory manager will be based at the company's U.S. headquarters.
She has work experience as a territory sales associate and regional director.
He was honored during the AKC U.S. Dog Detection Conference in Durham, N.C.
Both are experienced pet industry professionals.
She is the medical director at the VCA-Canada Vancouver Animal Wellness Hospital and has been practicing veterinary medicine for 16 years.