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ROBERT L. VETERE
EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT &CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Andrew Darmohraj, APPA’s Executive Vice President & COO, leads the association’s trade show department. He oversees all aspects of APPA’s joint show with the Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA), Global Pet Expo. He also supervises the activities of the marketing communications department...
||EINAR "ED" ROD
VICE PRESIDENT OF GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS & GENERAL COUNSEL
As Vice President of Government Affairs & General Counsel, Ed directs all legal, regulatory and legislative activities of the association and helps increase government affairs offerings to member companies...
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF MEMBER RELATIONS & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Anne Ferrante, APPA’s Senior Vice President of Member Relations & Business Development, is responsible for developing and implementing all member services programs and benefits packages, membership recruitment, development of the APPA National Pet Owners Survey and the design and implementation of educational conferences...
ASSOCIATE VICE PRESIDENT, SALES & MARKETING
Marian T. Thielsen, APPA’s Associate Vice President of Sales and Marketing, is responsible for assisting in the development and implementation of an association-wide marketing communications plan to promote and advance APPA, Global Pet Expo and the pet products industry...
ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS & PUBLIC RELATIONS
Jennifer Skelley, APPA’s Associate Director of Communications & PR coordinates internal and external communications. She is responsible for website and database development, as well as coordinating all public relations efforts including media relations, news releases and working with the Association’s PR firm...
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