George Ristevski, who brings more than 30 years of businesses leadership to the company from various industries, was named the new CEO of
“We welcome George’s experience and leadership to the Animal Supply family,” Randy Reber, chairman of Animal Supply Company, said. “George’s unique background in building and managing a world-class distribution platform will complement the deep industry relationships and knowledge of our current team. George will work closely with the regional presidents to enhance our offering of value-added retailer and vender services across the country.”
Ristevski has experience in building distribution companies to make them world leaders within their industries, the company said. Previously, Rivtevski was CEO of Maxum Petroleum.
“I am excited to work with great operators like Jeff Sutherland, Danny Selman, Jay Joyce, Clancy Lavins and Steve Thoeny to maximize our potential as a distribution platform for independent retailers and their vendors,” Ristevski said. “Together, we will strive to be the best and most value-added distribution partner in the industry. While we have a national business, we will continue to operate with an intense regional and local focus to serve our retail partners. Our mission of ‘delivering success’ to the pet specialty channel will continue to be our fundamental operating philosophy.”