Kirk Young Named President of ANF Pet
ANF Pet, Inc. appointed Kirk Young to the role of president. A 30-year veteran in the global pet food and care industry, Young brings experience in sales, marketing and worldwide operations to ANF Pet.
Formerly ANF Pet’s senior executive vice president of sales and marketing, Young established new sales and marketing strategies and provided manufacturing and formulation guidance. As president, Young will direct all facets leading the ANF Pet strategic vision globally as the company prepares to expand in North America and other parts of the world.
“ANF Pet has always been focused on developing nutritionally superior foods for pets,” Young said. “I am honored to be leading such a great organization, one that has been around since the 1950s and has such a strong commitment to the pet specialty industry.”
“Kirk has certainly proven how valuable he is to our organization,” said HM Chang, CFO of KODO, Inc., which owns ANF Pet. “In addition to possessing more than 30 years of experience in the pet industry, Kirk is a leader who is smart, strategic, respected and dedicated. He has the perfect combination of the traits we need at ANF Pet. We look forward to what the future holds for our company with Kirk as the president.”
To help execute the company’s expansion efforts, Young has put in place a team of sales, marketing, research and professionals at ANF Pet.