​​ GREEN BAY, WI (May 20th, 2016)  – Vital Essentials® appoints newest team member, Marc Heinonen, as Midwest Region Sales Manager.

Marc joins Vital Essentials (VE) with a proven track record of hard work and helping others succeed over his 30+ year career in sales and managing his own small business. His experience will provide support to our VE retailers and distributors in growing their business in the Midwest Region.

Most importantly, Marc has a passion for pets and a desire to learn as much as he can about how feeding them a healthy raw diet can increase the quality and length of our pets lives. He has a likeable, fun, energetic personality with the ability to quickly build rapport and trust, making him the perfect fit for his new role at Vital Essentials.

“We are excited to have Marc join the VE Team! His unique combination of selling experience, small business experience, education and love for pets makes him a great addition to our team” says Kevin Malnor, Vital Essentials Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

Marc says, “I am thrilled to be a part of such an innovative pet food company. Vital Essentials leads the pack in providing exceptionally nutritious raw diets for our carnivore companions. My long standing passion for animals, specifically, dogs and cats, makes me a great fit for my new role at Vital Essentials. My goal is to do whatever is takes to ensure that every pet parent who wants us or needs us, will have access to our “World Class” pet food and treats, throughout the Midwest. I can’t wait to begin making a difference in the health and longevity of our pets lives.” 

About Vital Essentials®

Vital Essentials, maker of the ALPHA Prey-model diet, is the most tenured RAW pet food producer in the nation, providing RAW pet nutrition since 1968.  The family owned company located in Green Bay, WI, manufactures high quality RAW frozen and freeze-dried pet food, snacks and treats. Sourced, made and packaged in the USA, every Vital Essentials product stands up to the same promise – Purely RAW, Instinctively Healthy.

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