CanAm Pet Treats Inc. hired Don Scott as president and chief executive officer.
CanAm is the owner of the Darford brand of premium quality, natural pet treats and supports numerous customers through co-manufacturing.
“CanAm is exceptionally excited to be able to bring someone of Don’s experience and talent to our growing company,” said Brian Connolly, chairman of CanAm Pet Treats and founder of Castor Pollex. “We believe Don’s brand of leadership will accelerate our success in providing the best baked treats in the industry. His reputation as one who is deeply committed to quality, food safety, innovation and excellence in manufacturing is well known. We believe the coming year will offer outstanding opportunities for both our current and prospective customers as well as the CanAm team. Don is responsible for all day to day management and leadership of CanAm including sales, marketing, operations and administration.”
Prior to joining the CanAm team Scott was President and chief operating officer of Natura Pet Products. While at Natura, Scott played a major role in the company’s brand growth, design and development of its dry and baked production facilities as well as research and product development.