FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Jeremy Baker, Global Sales Manager
Oxbow Animal Health has announced the hiring of Stephanie Stedman as Veterinary Account Manager. Stephanie comes to Oxbow with over 10 years of experience in animal health distribution for both large and companion animal markets. Stephanie earned her Associate’s degree in Veterinary Technology from the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Curtis, NE in 2001 and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Bellevue University in Bellevue, NE in 2004. Prior to joining Oxbow, Stephanie worked at Professional Veterinary Products from 2001-2010 and for IVESCO Animal Health from 2010-2011.
“We are thrilled to welcome Stephanie to the Oxbow team,” said Jeremy Baker, Global Sales Manager. “Her industry knowledge and experience, both as a veterinary technician and through working in animal health distribution, will greatly benefit our Professional Line sales, as well as our greater ability to serve veterinary clinics and their patient base all over the country.”
Noting her excitement at the opportunity to join the Oxbow team, Stephanie spoke specifically to the value of understanding the customer and forming positive working relationships. “Understanding your customer is a great key to success. I look forward to the opportunity to focus my energy on the veterinary side of the industry.”
When not working, Stephanie enjoys helping her husband, Neil, on the family farm and spending time with their five nieces: Paige, Raeanna, Ava, Adlegh, and Sadie. Neil and Stephanie have two beloved dogs, Baxter (a black Lab) and Charlie (a Husky/German Shepherd mix).
Oxbow Animal Health is a worldwide supplier of premium life-staged foods and supportive care products for small exotic animals. Used and recommended by top exotic animal veterinarians worldwide, Oxbow offers an extensive line of superior quality, high-fiber hay, pellet products, treats and supplements for rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas, hamsters and adult pet rats. Oxbow's mission is to provide superior-quality food and forage products for specialized animal markets. Oxbow accomplishes this through genuine concern for animals and their caregivers, educational awareness of nutritional needs, a high standard of product excellence, research and development of new products, and highly personalized service.