W.F. Young, Inc. Appoints Matthew Wurtzel Vice President of Sales

W.F. Young, Inc. Appoints Matthew Wurtzel Vice President of Sales
Makers of Absorbine® horse care products and The Missing Link® pet supplements welcome new sales leadership and extensive experience to worldwide sales
East Longmeadow, MA – W.F. Young, Inc., makers of Absorbine® horse care products and The Missing Link® pet supplements, is pleased to announce the appointment of Matthew Wurtzel to the position of Vice President of Sales. In this role, Matt will be responsible for overseeing the worldwide sales of W.F. Young’s brands in both pet and equine divisions. 
Matt brings over 20 years of experience in the pet care industry to W.F. Young, with 14 years positioned in lead sales roles. He is looking forward to invigorating the company’s growing pet care brand, The Missing Link®, with sales strategies and market expertise to catapult sales. His knowledge and background will also bring a fresh perspective and approach to the Absorbine® brand, which has been well-established in the equine industry for over 125 years.
Chris Jacobi, W.F. Young President, expressed his enthusiasm for welcoming Matt to the business. “We are very pleased to have Matt heading our worldwide sales, and deeply value the experience and knowledge he brings to the team, especially in the pet care industry,” he said. “Under his leadership, we can expect to reach the next level with all of our brands.”
Echoing Chris’ sentiments, Adam Raczkowski, CEO of W.F. Young, stated, “Matt’s knowledge of the pet care industry and unique approach to sales strategy will help us achieve our company’s very aggressive growth goals going forward. His appointment will further enable us to take full advantage of the opportunities we see in the marketplace.
Matt is likewise excited to join W.F. Young, and to associate himself with quality brands. “I am thrilled to be joining such a dynamic company, especially as we expand our pet care offerings,” said Matt.  “The Missing Link® has been a trusted brand in the pet industry for almost 30 years, and I look forward to being a part of the growth of this incredible line. The Absorbine® horse care brand speaks for itself with a 125-year history, and I am eager to fully immerse myself in that industry and bring new ideas to the table.”
About W. F. Young, Inc.
Founded in 1892 by Wilbur Fenelon Young and his wife, Mary Ida, W. F. Young, Inc. has manufactured and distributed quality animal health care products for over 125 years. The company is recognized as a worldwide leader in innovative, specialized animal health care brands – including Absorbine® Veterinary Liniment, UltraShield® fly control, ShowSheen® grooming products, Leather Therapy® leather care, Hooflex® hoof care, and The Missing Link® supplements – that improve wellness and enhance the quality and enjoyment of life for people and their animals. For more information, visit www.absorbine.com and www.themissinglinkproducts.com