2015 Pet Age Forty Under 40 Award Winner


The Cover of Pet Age Magazine December Issue, 2015

"The Pet Age staff is happy to present the winners of our Forty Under 40 awards. Our intention is to honor the up-and-coming movers and shakers of the pet industry. They all share a commitment to the growth of the pet industry, to professional excellence and to the community.

Individuals qualifying for a nomination met selection criteria that included working in the pet industry, possessing significant authority for decision making within a company or organization and being 39 years old or younger at the time of the nomination.

The 40 individuals featured here have already had a big impact on the industry despite their young age. We expect them to continue to be leaders in the pet world for a long time to come." - Pet Age Magazine, 2015

"I am very honored to be a Pet Age 2015 Forty Under 40 award winner. I worked very hard to get where I am at today, and I appreciate those who have helped me along the way. Thank you again, and congratulations to the other 39 winners!" - Jared Shlager, CEO