Prairie Post (West Edition)
AVL/Solvet welcomes Western Canada Innovation Manager
AVL/Solvet is proud to announce and welcome Wendy Dittmer as the company’s Western Canada Innovation Manager. Dittmer will be responsible for managing key accounts, veterinary technical consultants and the sales team in Western Canada.
“We’re thrilled to welcome Dittmer to the team at AVL/Solvet,” says Dave Ireland, Marketing and Sales Consultant at AVL/Solvet. “Her position will support “innovation by request” by helping bring innovations requested by veterinarians and producers to the market.”
Dittmer’s position will also support the development and implementation of internal customer service and marketing processes.
Dittmer joins AVL/Solvet from Kane Veterinary Supplies – a Canadian wholesale and distributor of products to the veterinary, pet, agricultural and equine markets across the country.
Dittmer graduated with a B.Sc. Agr. Animal Science in 1999. She began her career as a nutritional consultant for dairy, beef and equine species. Joining Kane in 2006, Wendy continued working in animal health overseeing sales, marketing and manufacturing partner support.
As a child Dittmer rode horses and married into a dairy farm/cropping family in 2003. Dittmer and her husband Dennis have two children – Allie and Cohen. Today the family operates a beef, crop and apiculture business, and Dittmer maintains a herd of Mini Silky Fainting Goats.
AVL/Solvet is the only Animal Health Company based in Alberta and is growing rapidly. For more information about AVL/Solvet, please visit www.solvet.ca.