Movers and Shakers
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.
Seachum Laboratories has added Rachel Torrence to the in house technical team.
PureBites has hired Evan Herron as marketing manager.
Likins has over 24 years of experience in the United States Army, serving as legislative Liaison in the US Army Office of the Chief of Legislative Liaison in Washington.
Vets Plus Inc. has hired Connie Kunkel as inside sales representative for the companion animal sales division.
Kent Pet Group Inc. has hired John Zigament as vice president of marketing.
Jon D. Wright has been hired to join the Vital Essentials sales management team.