PETCUREAN CONGRATULATES MICHELE DIXON FOR PET AGE ICON AWARD
Winners were selected from a large pool of candidates across the pet food industry
Chilliwack, BC – July 16, 2019 – Petcurean, a leading manufacturer of premium-quality pet food, available in more than 30 countries around the world, is pleased to announce that Michele Dixon, a Health and Nutrition Specialist at the Company, has been honoured with a 2019 ICON Award from Pet Age magazine. This annual award honors those pet professionals who have demonstrated a long-term commitment to the sustained vitality and growth of the pet industry. Dixon was selected based on her vast expertise and contributions to pets and their families over the past 20 years.
Chosen from a large pool of qualified candidates across the pet food industry, including top manufacturers, distributors, retailers, PR firms and more, the recipients of this year’s Pet Age ICON Awards were selected based on their experience, integrity and leadership. Each honoree will be acknowledged for their meaningful and lasting contributions in the August 2019 issue of Pet Age.
“Since joining Petcurean 20 years ago, thanks to Michele’s hard work, determination and expertise, Petcurean is widely recognized as a leader in pet nutrition, and for our Company’s ongoing commitment to support specialty retail partners around the globe,” says Christine Mallier, PR and Community Relations Manager, Petcurean Pet Nutrition. “From helping pet parents determine the best possible diet for their furry family members, to her support in developing export regulatory and marketing materials, Michele’s ability to translate complex nutritional information into easy-to-understand formats, makes her a valued and vital member of the Petcurean family. Our company, and our industry, wouldn’t be what it is today without her leadership. Congratulations Michele!”
Prior to joining Petcurean, Dixon studied animal nutrition at the Colorado State University and the Companion Animal Sciences Institute. She also studied (Equine) Nutrition through the Equine Research Center at the University of Guelph. As Health and Nutrition Specialist at Petcurean, Dixon develops and leads science-based nutrition training for Petcurean’s sales teams, which in turn benefits the Company’s specialty retail partners. In addition to Dixon’s Pet Age ICON Award, Petcurean’s Nutrition Manager, Dr. Jennifer Adolphe, was named a 2019 Woman of Influence by the magazine in February 2019.
Petcurean is a proudly Canadian company that creates premium-quality pet food recipes; GO! SOLUTIONS™, NOW FRESH®, GATHER® and SPIKE® treats for dogs and cats (and cats and dogs). GO! provides solutions for your pet’s unique dietary needs; NOW FRESH offers dry and wet pet food recipes with 100% fresh meat and fresh omega oils; GATHER is crafted from certified and organic ingredients, sustainably produced; and SPIKE lets you reward your dog with treats made using all-natural ingredients. Petcurean pet foods are sold exclusively through pet specialty retailers in Canada, the United States, and more than 30 countries internationally. At Petcurean, with every decision they make and every recipe they create, they put pets first. Please visit www.petcurean.com to learn more.