Connect with us

Press Releases

Gott Pet Products Names New Strategic Key Account Manager

Pet industry professional, Lee Higgins, joins team.

mm

Published

on

Lee Higgins

Lee Higgins

(PRESS RELEASE) ST. FRANCIS, WI – Gott Pet Products, a family-owned company and manufacturer of Charlee Bear natural dog treats and Hound & Gatos natural food for pets, welcomes Lee Higgins to its team as strategic key account manager.

With over 14 years of industry experience, Higgins will utilize his knowledge and connections to help both Charlee Bear and Hound & Gatos build stronger and more rewarding relationships with multi-unit stores and distributors. In his new role, Higgins will focus on increasing distribution of both brands by calling on key accounts.

“Lee is an enthusiastic and driven individual with a successful track record, and we’re thrilled to have him join our growing team,” said Rob Cadenhead, general manager of Gott Pet Products. “His skills and expertise within the pet space make him a valuable addition to our company.”

Prior to joining Gott Pet Products, Higgins worked as national sales manager at Blackwood Pet Foods, where he oversaw all domestic sales for Blackwood and Adirondack Pet Foods. He also served as National Sales Manager for Hi Tek Rations Pet Foods, where he worked on building national and international sales distribution.

In his spare time, Higgins likes to spend time with his wife and two Chihuahuas, Bam Bam and Pebbles. He also enjoys traveling, golf, movies and is a big fan of the Atlanta Braves and Florida Gators.

Advertisement

Advertisement

FEATURED VIDEO

NASC Media Spotlight

At first it was just an idea: Animal supplements needed the same quality control that human-grade supplements receive. But that was enough to start a movement and an organization —the National Animal Supplement Council — that would be dedicated to establishing a comprehensive path forward for the animal supplements industry. In this Media Spotlight interview, NASC’s president, Bill Bookout, talks to PETS+ interviewer Chloe DiVita about the industry today: Where it’s headed, what’s the latest focus and why it’s vital to gain the involvement of independent pet product retailers.

Promoted Headlines

Most Popular