Phillips Pet Food & Supplies, a nationwide distributor of pet food and supplies, announced that its board of directors has appointed Todd Shelton as chief executive officer, effective May 3.
Shelton brings more than 25 years of distribution leadership and a track record of growth across numerous industries. He joins Phillips after most recently serving as an officer of Essendant Inc., a supplier of workplace essentials.
“With the support of our great team, Phillips has become a partner of choice for our customers and manufacturers,” said Kent Weldon, chairman of the board. “Todd has the perfect combination of distribution and leadership experience to build upon the current team’s momentum. Most importantly, I have great confidence that his values align with those that have served our vendors, customers and our employees for generations.”