Names in the News, 7/29/13

Names in the News, 7/29/13

ANIMAL HEALTH INTERNATIONAL, Greeley, Colo. — William Sirico has joined the company as marketing communications manager.

BIO-VET INC., Blue Mounds, Wis. — K. William "Bill" Allen has rejoined the company as business development manager. Allen will focus on areas not currently served by a regional sales representative. He was previously sales manager and national sales director.

HUVEPHARMA INC., Peachtree City, Ga. — Dr. Matt Cravey has joined the company as cattle nutritionist/technical sales. Cravey will support the company's cattle products in Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Colorado as well as provide technical service for the sales staff.

Dr. David Nolan has joined the company as swine technical services veterinarian. Nolan will help support the swine product portfolio. He was previously with Cargill Pork LLC.

KENT NUTRITION GROUP INC., Muscatine, Iowa — Heather Holloway has joined the company as territory sales manager for central and eastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire.

Tara Howell has joined the company as inside sales representative. Howell will sell the group's branded products and commodity ingredients. She was previously with Hubbard Feeds.

Steve Schumacher has joined the group as territory sales manager, eastern Michigan. Schumacher was previously with Animal Health International

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF WHEAT GROWERS, Washington, D.C. — Brooke Shupe has been promoted to director of government affairs for risk management.

Will Stafford has been promoted to assistant director of government affairs for trade, transportation and commodity markets. Stafford was most recently government affairs representative.

Hugh Whaley has been named director of corporate relations for the association and the National Wheat Foundation. Whaley will lead the work to initiate, build and maintain strategic relationships with agribusinesses and other industry partners. He was previously with the U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance.

NOVASOURCE, Phoenix, Ariz. — Alex Kroneberg has joined the crop protection team as international business director, Central America, the Caribbean, Colombia and Ecuador. Kroneberg was previously with FMC.

Alfredo Pelaez has joined the crop protection team as international business consultant. Pelaez will focus on special projects and certain region-specific initiatives. He was previously with O.M. Scotts and FMC.

NOVUS INTERNATIONAL, St. Charles, Mo. — Daniel Schlumpf Jr. has joined the company as sales manager, dairy, for the Southwest region of the U.S. Schlumpf was previously with Westfalia Surge Inc., Wilbur Ellis and BouMatic.

OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY, Columbus, Ohio — Dr. Andrew J. Londo has been named assistant director, agriculture and natural resources, for Ohio State University Extension, effective Sept. 1. Londo is currently with Mississippi State University.

VETS PLUS INC., Menomonie, Wis. — Tracy Nelson has joined the sales team as calf specialist. Nelson will focus on calf nutrition sales, particularly in Wisconsin and Minnesota.

WELLS FARGO, Denver, Colo. — Karen Hardy has been named central region head of the National Food & Agribusiness division. Hardy will provide specialized agricultural financing and other resources, including crop insurance, for farmers, ranchers, producers and processors between the Rocky Mountains and the Mississippi River in the U.S. and between British Columbia and Manitoba in Canada.

Volume:85 Issue:30

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