Pharmgate has announced the appointment of three animal health professionals.
Dr. James Skinner has been appointed as Director of Clinical Development. He holds MS and PhD degrees in Poultry Science and Poultry Nutrition from Louisiana State and the University of Arkansas. Dr. Skinner is well acquainted with the industry through his previous career in technical service, clinical research and product development positions with Alpharma and Huvepharma.
Ray Williams has been named Manufacturing Manager at the plant in Omaha. He has an extensive background in production and operations management of medicinal feed additives with Pfizer plus production management and ingredient merchandizing with various poultry and feed milling companies.
Chad Howser has joined the company as Senior Marketing Manager. He will focus on product management for the feed additive business and support to the feed milling and cattle industry segments. Howser holds a BS degree in Marketing, and after a sales career in the pharmaceutical industry, he spent the last eight years in product management with ADM Alliance Nutrition.
These appointments will position the company well as it enters its next phase of expansion.