David Sands Joins Animal Health Company Vets Plus as Director of Operations
Sands brings experience in manufacturing and food safety to new role.
Menomonie, Wis. (PRWEB) December 15, 2014
Vets Plus, Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of David Sands to its leadership team as Director of Operations as of Dec. 2. Sands will be responsible for process improvements to implement new methods for productivity, efficiency, and profitability.
In his previous role at New French Bakery, Sands was responsible for managing a multi-million dollar expansion of the bakery while reducing waste and increasing productivity. Sands also has experience working in a health operation as a manager at Nestle-Health Science from 2006 to 2013.
Raj Lall, Founder, President & CEO of Vets Plus, is looking forward to the fresh perspective Sands will bring to the position. "He'll be assessing our current methods and leading some very instrumental changes in our processes so that we can more efficiently serve our customers. This is an important step for us to grow our business profitably while maintaining our strong commitment to quality."
Sands holds a bachelor's degree in economics from University of Wisconsin-Madison and a master's degree in risk management from University of Wisconsin-Stout. He resides in Wilson, Wis., where he is actively involved in the community as a 4H leader and coach for youth activities.
About Vets Plus, Inc.
Vets Plus, Inc. (VPI), located in Menomonie, Wisconsin, is a leading manufacturer of health and nutritional supplements for both food and companion animals. With over 20 years of experience, Vets Plus creates custom formulations for contract manufacturing of innovative probiotic, prebiotic, nutritional, and nutraceutical products in a wide variety of feeding forms. Vets Plus is proud of its continued growth into a leader within the animal health industry and ability to manufacture a wide range of products while maintaining ISO-9001:2008, SQF Code 7.2 Level 3, and NASC certifications. Vets Plus is a member of the American Pet Products Association (APPA) and American Feed Industry Association (AFIA).