Bill Schemekau has been hired as eastern sales director at Pure Treats to manage its brand of PureBites dog and cat treats.
In this position, he will work closely with distributors and independent pet retailers east of the Mississippi.
Schemekau has 5 years of experience in the pet industry most recently introducing and building dog and cat food companies.
“We are very excited to have Bill join our team,” said Marc Cathcart, president of Pure Treats. “His expertise as a senior pet and business management professional will help generate great incremental sales for our distributor and independent pet retail partners.”