Petland, Inc. Creates Legislative & Public Affairs Department

Petland, Inc., appoints Elizabeth Kunzelman as vice president of legislative and public affairs. In her new role, Kunzelman will lead marketing, legislative affairs, national brand management, and tactical communications. During her 14 years at Petland, Kunzelman served in various public relations and communications roles within the company.

Prior to her recent appointment, Kunzelman was director of public affairs for Petland and currently serves on the board of directors for the Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council (PIJAC) board in Washington, D.C., as a board member on the Chillicothe-Ross Chamber of Commerce, and Downtown Chillicothe. 

Kunzelman’ s father, Ed Kunzelman, founded Petland in 1967 with the belief that local pet stores provided a gateway into the companion animal world.