Deerland hires VP of Sales-Americas, Expands Executive Team


Deerland Probiotics & Enzymes, based in Kennesaw, specialises in developing science-backed prebiotics, probiotics and enzyme technology to benefit microbiome health

Deerland hires VP of Sales-Americas, Expands Executive Team

Deerland Probiotics and Enzymes has announced the hiring of a VP of Sales-Americas as well as the creation of an executive level position for product development and supply chain.

Michelle Cook has been named the company’s VP of Sales for the Americas region. Cook brings more than 25 years of experience leading sales teams in the OTC pharmaceutical and dietary supplement industries, most recently with DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences. She will oversee Deerland’s team of Business Development Managers across the dietary supplement, food and beverage and pet nutrition industries.

With the addition of Michelle Cook as VP of Sales, Tod Burgess, who previously held the position for more than 20 years, has moved to the role of VP of Product Development and Supply Chain. In this role, Burgess’s expertise will optimise the upfront product development process and supply chain continuity.

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Scott Ravech, CEO, said: “The addition of Michelle Cook to our staff along with Tod’s new role as vice president of product development and supply chain position demonstrates Deerland’s commitment to placing the best people in critical roles in order to provide maximum value for our customers.”