By Jamie Migdal, CEO of FetchFind
I am thrilled – and deeply honored – to be one of the recipients of the 2017 Pet Age ICON awards. The awards recognize pet industry professionals who have demonstrated a long term commitment to the success of the pet industry based on experience, integrity, and leadership. A full profile of all the recipients (listed below) will be in the September issue of Pet Age magazine (you can get your subscription here.)
Side note: if you want to get a good idea of how many opportunities there are in the pet industry, browse through the links below. And believe me – this is just the tip of the iceberg. There is something for everyone in the pet industry, with so much scope for innovation.
Jim Bradley, Bradley Caldwell, Inc.
Andrew Darmohraj, American Pet Products Association, Inc.
Bob Fountain, Fountain Agricounsel, LLC
Dave Friedman, Health Extension Pet Care
Dr. Bob & Susan Goldstein, Earth Animal
Rob Jackson, Healthy Paws Pet Insurance
Edward Kunzelman, Petland, Inc.
Aaron Lamstein, Worldwise & Pawscout
Mariah Leal, Mariah Leal Author
Louis McCann, PIJAC Canada
Jamie Migdal, FetchFind
Peter Muhlenfeld, Champion Petfoods
Nina Ottosson, Outward Hound Nina Ottosson AB
Dave Ratner, Dave’s Soda & Pet City
Elwyn Segrest, Segrest Inc. & Segrest Farms Inc.
Thomas Somes, Pet Tech Productions, Inc.
Beth Sommers, Pura Naturals Pet
Kurt Stricker, Pedigree Ovens & The Pound Bakery
Richard Ticktin, SynergyLabs
Sylvia Wilson, Bark Busters Dog Training