Movers and Shakers
Petsafe has hired Tim Brightwell to help lead the firm’s sales efforts supporting its consumable product lines, including the indigo family of products.
Ethical Pet Products has hired Mark Engle as brand manager.
Seachem Laboratories has hired David Reyna as West Coast territory manager.
Vital Essentials has hired Jeff White as leader of development for the western U.S. region.
Ethical Products Inc. has hired Ryan Torigian as senior vice president of sales.
PureLife 4PETS has appointed Celia Amores as east coast regional sales manager.
Michael Walling has been named Chief Financial Officer for PetFirst, a national pet insurance company headquartered in Jeffersonville, Ind.
Pet Supplies Plus (PSP) has promoted Chris Rowland to chief executive officer effective Oct. 13, 2014.
International Pet Group has promoted Parris Jade Hall to brand manager.
Oxbow Animal Health has hired Jaren Rief as quality operations specialist.
Nature’s Logic Pet Food has hired Joe Hubbard as upper Midwest territory manager.
BH Pet Gear has hired Salvatore Lo Medico as a graphic designer.
Petmate has hired Chris Wilson as executive vice president of marketing and product development.
In addition to overseeing PIJAC’s communications program, she will play a lead role in the planning and execution of the annual Pet Industry’s Top2Top Conference.
Andis Company has hired Al Arends as marketing product manager.