Press Releases BEAK Awarded Leader of the Year at Global Pet Expo Published 3 years ago on April 20, 2018 By PETS+ Staff Share Tweet (PRESS RELEASE) WASHINGTON, DC – The Bird Enjoyment and Advantage Koalition (BEAK) announces the organization was named Leader of the Year by the Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council (PIJAC) at Global Pet Expo. The honor is part of PIJAC’s annual awards that recognizes six of its members for their efforts in advocacy, communications, and leadership. “With the organization only being a few years old, it is an honor to be recognized by the industry for our hard work and efforts to grow responsible bird ownership,” said Todd Regan, Kaytee, President of BEAK. Founded in 2016, BEAK was established to help grow responsible bird ownership and the consumer-facing campaign, myBird. The organization has made great strides in 2017 with the launch of www.MyRightBird.com which features an interactive bird quiz that matches people up with the right bird for their lifestyle. The website also offers a user-friendly bird locator and avian veterinarian locator. In 2018 BEAK is planning to expand the website to include bird care tips. “We are excited for the new projects that are planned for the consumer marketing campaign and the organization in 2018 and beyond, said Brent Weinmann, Vitakraft Sun Seed, Inc., Chairperson of BEAK. Supporters of BEAK include the American Pet Products Association (APPA), F.M. Brown’s Sons Inc., Higgins Premium Pet Foods, Kaytee, Lafeber, Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA) Prevue Pet Products, Inc., Vitakraft Sun Seed, Inc., World Pet Association (WPA), and Wyld’s Wingdom. For more information on the PIJAC awards, please contact Tierra Bonaldi at email@example.com Advertisement Related Topics:awardsBird Enjoyment and Advantage KoalitionGlobal Pet Expo click to Comment(Comment) Advertisement You may like Global Pet Expo Announces New Learning Series Global Pet Expo Announces Changes for 2021 Global Pet Expo Announces Post-Show Numbers Promoted Headlines Category Spotlight: Terry Naturally Animal Health Category Spotlight: eTailPet Are You Ready For Adventures Beyond The Backyard? Tall Tails Advertisement Latest Trending Videos Columns9 hours ago 5 Ways to Prepare Your Salon for the Holidays Trace's Store School10 hours ago Video: Trace’s Store School Covers Lessons Learned from COVID-19 Press Releases22 hours ago EQyss Starts Producing Human and Pharmaceutical-Grade Hand Sanitizer True Tales3 days ago Employees: Leave Your Pot at Home to Keep Your Job Columns1 week ago How Beer Helped Me Promote My Pet Business Columns7 days ago 3 Things Customers Want and Need from Pet Businesses Trace's Store School10 hours ago Video: Trace’s Store School Covers Lessons Learned from COVID-19 America's Coolest2 weeks ago Video: Take a Tour of Bark Life in Seminole, FL Trace's Store School2 weeks ago Video: Learn How to Do Holiday on a Budget at Trace’s Store School Advertisement SubscribeBULLETINS Get the most important newsand business ideas from PETS+. Advertisement Most Popular True Tales3 days ago Employees: Leave Your Pot at Home to Keep Your Job Columns1 week ago How Beer Helped Me Promote My Pet Business Columns7 days ago 3 Things Customers Want and Need from Pet Businesses Columns1 week ago 5 Consumer Behavior Trends Reshaping Holiday Shopping Candace D'Agnolo1 week ago Complete These 7 Important Tasks at Your Pet Business Before the End of 2020 Headlines7 days ago Yelp to Flag Businesses Accused of Racism With ‘Consumer Alerts’ Photo Gallery3 days ago 19 Photos That Show Why Dexter’s Deli Is One of America’s Coolest Pet Stores Behind the Pages1 week ago Podcast: Should You Carry Poop Bags Featuring the Faces of Donald Trump and Joe Biden?