Alltech, a global leader in the production of minerals that benefit the growth, reproductive performance and health of modern livestock, is pleased to announce that Laura Shadwick has joined the company as the North America poultry mineral manager.
“With Laura’s experience in the North American poultry industry, she will be an excellent addition to the global Alltech Mineral Management team,” said Steve Elliott, global director of the Alltech Mineral Management program.
Prior to joining Alltech, Shadwick spent 12 years with Nutra Blend in the area of procurement. In this role, she was responsible for purchasing and overseeing the purchase of 2,500 micro-ingredient SKUs. She was also involved in assisting with the Customer Rewards Trip and their marketing programs. Shadwick has also worked with other respected agriculture companies, serving as a poultry key account manager at Biomin and as a marketing associate at Moark, a role that allowed her to call directly on grocery stores.
Shadwick received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Pittsburg State University and a master’s degree in business administration from DeVry University. She resides in Neosho, Missouri, with her husband, Heath, and four children. She is involved in many of her children’s activities, as well as with local charitable causes.