Optivite, a British animal nutrition company, has strengthened its team by making five new appointments.
Simon Knowles has been appointed as national sales manager responsible for the sales and marketing of the Optivite range of feed additives and biosecurity products.
Mike Duxbury has been appointed national business manager pig and poultry home mix. Mike’s role is to develop the business within the home mix market and is looking to focus on Optivite’s Genex brand and grow the Optomega portfolio.
Ellie Harrison has joined Optivite as Assistant Nutritionist. In her role she will give support in areas including product and feed formulation services to customers. She will also be involved in quality control and providing technical support to other staff.
Jackie Hill has joined Optivite as export registration co-ordinator. She will monitor regulatory submissions and renewals and coordinate documentation and assemble registration and renewal dossiers.
Diane Howard has been appointed Organic Sales Manager at Vitrition, Optivite’s organic feed business, which operates the longest established dedicated organic feed mill in the UK. Diane’s role will be promoting animal feed within the organic sector making customers and potential customers aware of the quality, cost effectiveness and efficiency of the products. Diane has experience within the organic feed sector.
“We are delighted to make these appointments which will strengthen our sales, technical and customer service teams,” said Optivite Director Sarah Osborne. “I am optimistic that these new appointments will help provide top class support to our valued existing and potential customers. Providing high quality feed additive solutions, that support improvements in efficiency for our customers is the teams prime objective.”