Our Executive Team
Pipeline Pet Products’ management team brings 40+ years of combined management experience in high level pet product sales and the financial industry. This combination of pet industry experience and financial discipline puts us in a unique position and through our extensive industry relationships we will bring innovative, quality and healthful products at a fair price to pet parents who are looking for truly good products for their best friends.
CO-FOUNDER - PRESIDENT
A 20 year pet industry sales director with experience in multiple categories across all channels of trade. Kevin managed the industry leading pet businesses for both Del Monte Pet and Mars Pet during his 10 years respectively at each company as well as many projects on both the US and Canadian businesses. He served as key account manager on all major retail accounts from PetSmart to Wal-Mart. Since leaving Del Monte in 2011, Kevin has created, developed and successfully launched pet food and pet treat brands into the Canadian and US pet marketplaces.
Brad is a 35 year consumer package goods industry veteran with 22 years of that experience in the pet products category at Del Monte Foods and Mars Pet. As Canadian Director of the Del Monte Foods Pet portfolio, he approved all business and marketing plans and directed all commercial activities. Responsible for a $100 million Canadian pet food business, he has proven leadership management experience in all aspects of managing a CPG business; including but not limited to; Sales, Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, Operations, Government Relations and Legal Affairs.
PRESIDENT - US SALES
Mr. Davis began his career in the securities industry in 1979, with E.F. Hutton as a retail stockbroker. A successful start in his first three years, the firm quickly moved him into management first in Visalia, CA
a small satellite office and then to Los Angeles in 1983 to run the downtown Los Angeles office. In 1988 upon the sale of E.F. Hutton to Shearson, Mr. Davis moved to Paine Webber. He would spend the next 18 years in management roles. During his tenure as Division Manager, Mr. Davis was ultimately responsible for 2,800 Financial Advisors and over 6,000 employees in 17 states with revenue in excess of 1 billion dollars. Formerly a Managing Director for UBS Financial Services, Mr. Davis has spent the last several years investing for his personal account, and is now bringing all of his success in sales & business growth to the Pipeline Pet Products team.
CO-FOUNDER - OPERATIONS DIRECTOR & LOGISTICS
Tristan’s first success was the creation and development of a video resume company in 1990. Since then he has held executive positions and facilitated investments for various companies, as well as founded two media distribution companies. Most recently, Tristan became a founding partner of Pipeline Pet Products. The Company holds a world wide exclusive patented technology for its healthy pet products.
CO-FOUNDER - STRATEGIC ADVISOR
James Volk has over 20 years experience as an entrepreneur in areas ranging from retail and technology to the entertainment sector. In 2010, As a Board Member, Mr. Volk entered the Pet arena and with his background and expertise in building startups and raising capital, assisted with the development of a nutraceutical line for pets and later Co-founded Green Bark Gummies in 2012 .
DIRECTOR OF FINANCE
Robert Sheedy Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, California State University-Los Angeles, graduate of the Pacific School of Banking at the University of Washington, experienced leader in international banking, corporate lending and wealth management. Most recently Managing Director Senior Vice President at MUFG Union Bank-California, Private Banking Division. His Regions consistently achieved sales and key performance metrics. He has his FINRA Series 7, 66 and 24 licenses and Life-Health Insurance, California Department of Insurance.
NUTRITION - SALES & MARKETING SUPPORT - R&D
Patricia Vasquez graduated from Pepperdine University with a BSc in Nutritional Science. She has worked in the healthcare and animal care fields for over 20 years in administration and management. Patricia was a co-founder of 3 Green Dogs Vitamins overseeing the research and development of the line.