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Art MCquillan Joins Gott Pet Products

Long-time pet professional will lead southeast territory.




(PRESS RELEASE) ST. FRANCIS, WI — Gott Pet Products, a family-owned company that’s committed to supporting a healthy lifestyle and ensuring that pets thrive, has welcome Art McQuillan to the team as Territory Manager Southeast.

McQuillan brings over 25 years of experience within the pet industry to his new role, where he will work to promote both the company’s Charlee Bear and Hound & Gatos brands. As Territory Manager Southeast, he will be accountable for communicating a clear and strategic sales vision that will help Gott Pet Products break into the southeast market. He will also be responsible for opening new distribution within the pet specialty division to increase sales coverage and profits.

“Art’s knowledge and proven track record within the industry makes him a key asset to our team,” commented Rob Cadenhead, General Manager of Gott Pet Products. “With his abilities and established relationships, I’m confident he has the momentum to hit the ground running.”

McQuillan is experience-driven in analyzing industry trends and opportunities to increase revenue. He began his profession in the pet industry at H.J. Heinz – Pet Specialty Division, where he served as Southeast Regional Manager. Throughout his career, he has held several notable positions, including Sales Director, Eastern United States at Merrick Pet Care, Vice President/Business Development, U.S. & Canada at Three Dog Bakery, National Sales Director at Pet Matrix and, most recently, National Director of Sales – Independent Pet, US at Green Roads.

Cadenhead added, “We look forward to growing our business and expanding into more stores in the southeast with Art’s help.”

Retailers and distributors interested in learning more about Charlee Bear are encouraged to visit Those interested in learning more about Hound & Gatos are invited to visit




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