WARREN, Pa., Dec. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Targeted Pet Treats, LLC is thrilled to announce the promotion of Gregory Austin from General Manager to President, effective January 1, 2017. In his new role, Greg will be responsible for the development and delivery of the Targeted Pet Treats (TPT) strategic plan and all aspects of organizational operations, including Human Resources, Sales, Operations, QA, R&D, and Finance.
Since joining the company in June of 2016, Greg has distinguished himself as an innovative leader, transforming the entire TPT operation and finalizing its migration to a world class center of excellence. This transformation included a $6 million capital expansion plan and growth of the company's workforce to include nearly 500 full-time employees.
"Greg is the perfect person to lead this talented team," stated Rhonda Haverlack, outgoing President of TPT. "I have marveled at his ability to connect with team members at all levels of the organization, all while driving superb results."
"I am honored and excited to take on this very important role," Mr. Austin remarked. "I look forward to working with our leadership team to drive sustainable growth for both TPT and our valued pet industry customers."
In his new role, Greg will report to Managing Board Members, Rhonda and Elliott Haverlack.
About Targeted Pet Treats, LLC (TPT)
TPT is an industry leader in the innovation and manufacturing of injection molded dental treats and long-lasting chews in the pet care category. TPT is known for excellence in food safety, cutting edge products, and superior customer service. TPT is committed to Building Your Brands with Passion and Ingenuity.
Targeted Pet Treats, LLC
151 Struthers Street
Warren, PA 16365-1956
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