Mark Hamby has joined the North America sales team of Cobb-Vantress Inc. as Southeast regional sales manager. He is responsible for managing sales efforts in Georgia, Florida, Indiana and parts of Tennessee and Kentucky.

Hamby began his career with Con Agra in 1996 after graduating from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Science in animal science and a minor in poultry science. For the first 17 years of his career, he worked with Con Agra and Pilgrims as a broiler service technician, broiler manager, breeder manager, live production manager and processing plant manager. The last three years of his career have been with Zoetis as a regional account manager in Georgia.

“We are all excited to welcome Mark Hamby as the newest member of our team,” said Heath Wessels, Cobb senior director of North America sales. “His experience in the U.S. poultry industry will be a great asset in growing our business.”