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Holistic Hound Names Operations Manager

He will focus on advancing innovation, quality and consumer connection.




(PRESS RELEASE) BELLINGHAM, WA — Holistic Hound, which makes organic pet supplements formulated with full spectrum CBD and functional mushrooms, has recruited Ian Butler to serve as operations manager. Butler will serve as an integral leader of the management team with a focus on advancing innovation, quality and consumer connection.

“We’re excited to add Ian to our talented team of animal lovers and pet parents,” said Anne-Marie Faiola, board member at Holistic Hound. “Ian brings analytical rigor based on his past e-commerce experience, is comfortable leading people in a growth environment, and possesses a relentless focus on quality control, which is paramount to our aspiration to be the source of trust and knowledge in the métier of progressive, functional pet supplements. Plus, he’s really fun to work with!”

Butler has broad management and entrepreneurship experience including e-commerce, logistics and supply chain with an emphasis on prioritizing client relations. He is also a strong analyst, using data to drive company goals and decisions. Together with his wife Teagan, is a proud pet parent to a 2-year-old, 110-pound Golden Retriever Great Pyrenees Mix named Parker who likes to play dress-up, and a sassy 10-year-old cat named Carver, who truly knows who’s boss.

“This role at Holistic Hound is really a fulfilling one for me,” said Butler. “It offers me the chance to blend my traditional retail experience with new technologies to connect with our consumers and the pets we all love, and my analytical side will put to work innovating and producing the very best progressive health and wellness products for dogs and cats.”

Holistic Hound’s premium line of CBD and CBG oils, bites and chews, mushroom powder and balms are designed to provide holistic health and therapeutic wellness throughout all life stages for both cats and dogs. Its USA-made products are distributed via wholesale to neighborhood pet stores nationwide. Learn more about the company’s history and its full line of products here.




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