FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Jeremy Baker, Global Sales Manager
Murdock, NE, September 1, 2013--Oxbow Animal Health has announced the hiring of Kathy Long as National Accounts Manager. In this position, Kathy will contribute to the development of corporate sales and marketing programs and present the programs to national accounts. As a key member of the Oxbow sales team, Kathy will contribute analytical support for the development of short- and long-term sales strategies.
Kathy comes to Oxbow with over twenty years of experience in the animal health industry. Most recently, she served as Director of Sales & Marketing, North America for K9 Natural Foods – a New Zealand based pet food and treat manufacturing company.
“Oxbow is committed to maintaining healthy, productive partnerships and providing superior support to all of our partners,” said Jeremy Baker, Global Sales Manager at Oxbow. “Kathy brings a breadth of knowledge and industry experience which will help maintain and strengthen our relationships with national accounts now and in the future. We look forward to Kathy’s contributions in the months and years ahead.”
“I’m very excited to join a team that shares my passion for companion animal nutrition,” said Kathy. “After spending time in Murdock, Nebraska and learning the Oxbow story, I’m not at all surprised by the company’s sterling reputation within the small animal category. I’m proud to be a part of the Oxbow family.”
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.