American Nutrition, a manufacturer that produces pet food and treats for branded companies and retailers, hired Doug Hansen as the vice president of manufacturing. In his new role, Hansen will be responsible for overseeing all manufacturing and procurement activities to continue to drive plant efficiency and produce high-quality, cost-competitive products.
“We hold all three of our manufacturing facilities across the U.S. to the highest standard of quality when it comes to both people and pet food,” said Steve Mills, SVP of customer brands and co-manufacturing for American Nutrition. “I can say with full confidence that Doug will prove to be an incredible asset to both the manufacturing team and the leadership team. His genuine desire to make a difference in his work is palpable and contagious, and on behalf of the entire leadership team, we look forward to the positive impact Doug will have at American Nutrition.”
Hansen joins American Nutrition from GE Healthcare where he was responsible for lead site operations in Logan, Utah, and Omaha, Nebraska. Throughout his career, Hansen has held several leadership positions in manufacturing, planning, operations and finance.