SOURCE: Sergeant's Pet Care Products
OMAHA, NE--(Marketwire - Oct 30, 2012) - Sergeant's Pet Care Products, a leading manufacturer of pet supplies, announces the promotion of Larry Hudson to vice president of sales and Patsy Sumner to vice president of marketing services.
In his new position, Hudson leads sales strategy in the company's pet specialty, veterinary and international areas of business.
He has been with Sergeant's since 2002 and previously served as regional sales manager. Prior to joining the company, Hudson worked in the sales divisions of Wellmark International, Hills Pet Nutrition and Southeast Pet. He also recently earned his MBA from Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama.
In her new position, Sumner is responsible for oversight of the advertising, communications and creative branding strategies for the company's core business, flea and tick products, as well as healthcare products and treats.
Sumner has been with Sergeant's since 1998 and previously served as senior director of marketing, communications and creative services.
About Sergeant's Pet Care Products
Sergeant's Pet Care Products, one of America's most trusted brands of pet supplies, is an Omaha, Nebraska-based manufacturer of pet products. As part of the Perrigo Company, a leading global manufacturer of OTC healthcare products, Sergeant's brings effective, in-demand flea and tick treatments, health and well being solutions and treats for dogs and cats to grocery, mass, dollar, drug and club retailers. For more information, visit Sergeant's website at sergeants.com. To be a part of the ongoing conversation about pet health, join Sergeant's social media community, Pet Health Central (facebook.com/phcfans and blog.sergeants.com).