May 10, 2013

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San Diego, Calif. (May 10th, 2013) The Honest Kitchen, maker of all natural pet foods, treats and supplements, announced today that it has added two prominent new members to its growing corporate team.

Brad Bushong, formerly from Wellpet, joins the The Honest Kitchen as the new VP of Sales in a brand new role, charged with both leading and expanding the entire national sales team and devising a number of new sales and promotional programs for the company. Jerry Scheffers has been brought onto the team as Director of Production. He worked previously as a plant manager at one of The Honest Kitchen’s prior copackers and will be based in Illinois, overseeing all aspects of production planning, inventory management and quality control.

“We’re extremely excited to have these important new members of our team on board,” explained Charlie Postins, The Honest Kitchen’s Chief Operating Officer. “We’re in a rapid growth phase at the moment and managing that growth sustainably both in terms of sales and on the production side, are key to ensuring everything runs smoothly, on a very solid foundation.”

Mr. Bushong will be based out of Phoenix, AZ office and spend the majority of time traveling, to support the company’s distributor network and key accounts. Mr. Scheffers will be based in Illinois to over see production at The Honest Kitchen’s primary production facility.