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Alltech announces further recruits in North America

[Lexington, KY] - In order to meet growing demand and provide the necessary customer service, Alltech has promoted and appointed the following people:

Fran?ois Ouellette has been promoted to the position of managing director for the Quebec Maritimes Region. Quellette joined Alltech in 2004 as commercial director for Alltech Quebec. He has extensive experience in the agriculture and animal feed industries.

Michael Spandern has been relocated and appointed as regional sales manager for Alltech Pacific Northwest in the USA. He previously worked for Alltech Germany as area sales manager for northern Germany. Spandern gained several years' experience in sales management and as head of research and development for a large commercial feed compounder before joining Alltech in 2000. He studied agribusiness at the Humbolt University of Berlin and furthered his studies by taking a MSc. in Animal Nutrition at the University of Kiel, Germany.

Dallas Shaw has been appointed as sales manager for Alltech's New England region in the USA.? Shaw previously worked for Alltech in the Middle East, where he was based in Cairo and responsible for sales in Egypt and Israel. Shaw has worked with Alltech since 2003.

Aaron DeHaan has been appointed as territory sales manager for Alltech's Pacific Northwest office, covering Washington and Oregon. He graduated in December 2005 from Washington State University with a B.S. in Agribusiness and a minor in Animal Science. He completed two summer internships with a large feed compounder in Washington before joining Alltech in January 2006.

Kami Grandeen has been promoted to territory sales manager for Alltech's Idaho office, which covers Idaho, Utah and Montana. Grandeen graduated from the University of Idaho with a B.S. in animal science and a master's degree in ruminant nutrition. Before joining Alltech in August 2005, Grandeen was employed by a nutritional consulting and premix company in the Twin Falls area in the US.

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