Trevino Joins Vétoquinol USA/Tomlyn Management Team as Business Unit Manager
Proven Industry Sales & Marketing Expertise Complements Company Growth Plan
Fort Worth, Texas (PRWEB) September 16, 2010
Vétoquinol USA/Tomlyn www. vetoquinolusa. com is pleased to announce the addition of Peter Trevino to its management team as Business Unit Manager.
Trevino brings over 20 years in sales and marketing experience in both business to business and business to consumer environments, including a decade in pet product sales. He will be responsible for the company’s retail/pet specialty channel sales activities.
“Trevino’s expertise and passion for this industry will be a key factor in leveraging our Tomlyn business,” said Manny Martinez, managing director. “He will be focused on reinforcing Tomlyn’s brand as a leader in complete pet wellness.”
Prior to joining Tomlyn, Trevino was Lead District Manager for Hewlett Packard’s Consumer Electronic division where he was responsible for managing a third party sales team with over 200 account locations.
Trevino’s previous experience also includes over 10 years experience in the animal health industry as Regional Sales Director with Nutro Products where he managed a high performing sales team covering the Southeast region. Additionally, he served as Account Manager for both national accounts (Petco/PetSmart) and major distribution within the pet specialty industry. He graduated from Cal State Los Angeles with a bachelor’s degree in business administration.
“Tomlyn has a longstanding history in the pet wellness industry, and we have a unique opportunity to re-energize the brand and raise the bar in our category,” said Trevino. “As a subsidiary of Vétoquinol, we have the opportunity to provide superior quality with veterinarian formulated products that offer pet owners the very best in over-the-counter care.”
Trevino will be based at Vétoquinol USA’s headquarters in Fort Worth, Texas.
Tomlyn Products, a division of Vétoquinol USA, produces a complete line of wellness products for the life of the pet, including quality nutritional supplements, therapeutic skin and coat products and medications. These products are used and endorsed by professional organizations and Certified Master Groomers and have been setting the standard for high quality for more than three decades. Because of Tomlyn’s high quality standards, pet lovers around the world have learned to rely on Tomlyn Products. Dedication to quality and a continually expanding product line have made Tomlyn a favorite among discerning pet owners. Over the years, there have been some significant advances, technological advances, and product introductions that have helped make Tomlyn the source of “For Pets. For Life.”
Vétoquinol USA, based in Fort Worth, Texas, is owned by Vétoquinol, an independent veterinary pharmaceutical laboratory serving both the companion and production animal markets. This family-owned group, dedicated exclusively to animal health, is the 9th largest animal health care laboratory in the world. More than 80 percent of its revenues are generated outside France.
Vétoquinol’s business includes research and development, production and marketing of medicinal and non-medicinal products. Vétoquinol has positioned itself in the curative sector and has developed expertise in three therapeutic fields: anti-infectives, pain and anti-inflammatory, and cardiology/nephrology. The Group currently distributes its products in more than 100 countries throughout Europe, North America and Asia/Pacific, with subsidiaries in 23 countries and a network of 140 distribution partners. The company has more than 1,550 employees worldwide. For more information: www. vetoquinolusa. com.