Steve Gordon has joined Kent Pet Group (KPG) as the new vice president – Marketing. Gordon joins KPG after a long and successful tenure with ACH Food Companies in the Chicago metro area. Gordon brings strong skills in marketing management with specific strengths in brand innovation and evolution and in working with sales to best integrate brand and sales strategies. He also has strong experience in licensing, leveraging cause marketing and building brands. He holds a bachelor of science from Brigham Young University and an MBA from the University of Iowa.
The Kent Pet Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Kent Corporation, headquartered in Muscatine, Iowa, develops, produces and delivers research-proven, innovative solutions for dog and cat customers throughout the United States and select global markets.
Kent Corporation is a diversified family owned corporation with subsidiary companies developing science and nutrition-based finished food products, food and beverage ingredients, nutraceutical and personal care applications, animal nutrition and companion animal products. In addition to Kent Pet Group, the subsidiary companies consist of Grain Processing Corporation (GPC), Kent Nutrition Group, headquartered in Muscatine Iowa, and Kent Precision Foods Group headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.