United States

Megan DeRose Joins Zoetis U.S. Cattle And Equine Marketing Team

FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Oct. 21, 2014 — Zoetis welcomes Megan DeRose to its U.S. Cattle and Equine Marketing Team as marketing manager, responsible for the U.S. Dairy Anti-Infective and HOOF-TEC product portfolios.

Previously, DeRose worked in the marketing department at Alltech. She also served as the North American product manager for T-HEXX Animal Health, where she developed the launch and marketing approach for dairy footbath and teat dip products.

“Megan’s strong experiences in marketing, from launching and rebranding products to implementing campaigns, will make her a great asset to our team,” said Mike Layfield, director of U.S. dairy marketing at Zoetis. “We are very excited to have her join our team at Zoetis.”

DeRose earned a bachelor’s degree in animal science with a concentration in equine studies from Rutgers University. She has more than eight years of marketing experience in the animal health industry. DeRose also has extensive experience with the National FFA Organization and local FFA chapters as well as University Agricultural Extension Programs, 4-H and the Animal Agricultural Alliance Group.

In her work, DeRose has demonstrated her passion for helping producers grow the healthiest animals in the best environments so their agricultural businesses can prosper and provide nutritious food for consumers.

About Zoetis

Zoetis (zô-EH-tis) is the leading animal health company, dedicated to supporting its customers and their businesses. Building on more than 60 years of experience in animal health, Zoetis discovers, develops, manufactures and markets veterinary vaccines and medicines, complemented by diagnostic products and genetic tests and supported by a range of services. In 2013, the company generated annual revenue of $4.6 billion. With approximately 9,800 employees worldwide at the beginning of 2014, Zoetis has a local presence in approximately 70 countries, including 27 manufacturing facilities in 10 countries. Its products serve veterinarians, livestock producers and people who raise and care for farm and companion animals in 120 countries. For more information, visit www.zoetisUS.com.
 
Zoetis is the proud sponsor, with the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, the American Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Foundation, of the mobile educational exhibit Animal Connections: Our Journey Together.  Families visiting the exhibit will explore the vast bonds between people and animals and learn about the important role veterinarians play in protecting animal and human health. 

For further information, Contact:
          
Jillian Spector 
Zoetis 
973-443-2847 
jillian.spector@zoetis.com

Kristina Hopkins
Bader Rutter
262-938-5577
khopkins@bader-rutter.com