BALLISTIVET(R) NAMES NEW MARKETING DIRECTOR
BALLISTIVET(R) NAMES NEW MARKETING DIRECTOR MINNEAPOLIS, April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- BallistiVet, Inc.
(NASDAQ: BVET) today announced the appointment of Gary C. Borgendale as marketing director, a new position.
Borgendale spent 12 years in various segments of the agricultural industry in positions of increasing responsibility, most recently as U.S. Marketing Manager of Cytozyme Laboratories, Inc. in Salt Lake City. Borgendale directed U.S. marketing operations for Cytozyme from 1988 to 1992, doubling sales in the first year. "We are delighted to have Gary Borgendale join our BallistiVet team as we focus our attention on marketing strategies," said Dr. Les Krogh, chairman of the board and CEO. His appointment is our next step in putting maximum talent and effort to work in getting new products to the market. His success in developing and implementing innovative marketing, distribution and sales programs for new and existing biological products will be invaluable as we move forward." Borgendale received a degree in agricultural business administration from the University of Minnesota in 1979 and an MBA in international marketing and strategic management from the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, Minn. in 1987. He joined Land O'Lakes Inc. in 1980 holding several management positions in various divisions of the company. BallistiVet is a Minnesota-based company which currently manufactures and sells products for the cattle health care market, which approximates $1 billion in the U.S. The company's patented ballistic implant system, which replaces traditional needle and syringe method of inoculation, allows the user to inoculate animals with specially packaged vaccines from ranges up to 50 feet using an air-powered implant rifle. -0- 4/1/92 /CONTACT: Jack Falker of Swenson Falker Eilertsen, 612-371-0000, for BallistiVet or Ray Joyal of BallistiVet, 612-784-2076/ (BVET) CO: BallistiVet, Inc. ST: Minnesota IN: SU: PER
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|Date:||Apr 1, 1992|
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