Portland Pet Food Company Expands to Japan

Portland Pet Food Company (PPFC) welcomed two new members to its senior management team, Nadine Johnson and John Cariglio, who will both work to grow PPFC’s fiscal management and national sales efforts.

Johnson joins the team as director of finance and will oversee financial operations while expanding the company’s reporting systems. Prior to joining PPFC, she spent 25 years providing financial and accounting expertise to leadership teams across a variety of industries. She also has experience founding and managing a manufacturing company in the food and beverage industry for seven years. Johnson is a graduate of Oregon State University and attained her MBA from the University of Washington.

Cariglio joins PPFC as national sales manager and will be implementing strategic and continued growth with a multi-channel focus, including pet specialty and national grocery. He brings 29 years of experience working with pet food manufacturers, including The Nutro Company (acquired by Mars Petcare), Weruva and most recently, Northwest Naturals. Cariglio studied communications management at The State University of New York.