Palmetto, FL (July 19) - Encompass Pet Group, the multi-channel pet products business and parent company of Snuggle Puppy, Choice Pet Products, and more, is pleased to announce the appointment of Troy Shay as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). With an impressive track record of success and extensive experience in driving growth and innovation in the consumer goods industry, Shay is poised to lead Encompass Pet Group to new heights.

Shay brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to Encompass Pet Group, having held key leadership positions in renowned companies such as Weber Inc., Newell Brands, Moen Incorporated, and Jarden Corporation. Most recently, he served as the Chief Growth Officer at Weber Inc., where he played a pivotal role in redefining the company's commercial capabilities and achieving remarkable revenue, profit, and share growth. 

Throughout his career, Shay has consistently demonstrated a strategic mindset, a deep understanding of consumer behavior, and an unwavering commitment to delivering exceptional products and services. His ability to drive innovation, build strong partnerships, and develop platforms to accelerate growth has set him apart as a visionary leader.

"I’m thrilled to welcome Troy Shay as the new CEO of Encompass Pet Group," said Rob Emery, Founder of Encompass Pet Group. "Troy's proven history of transforming companies and driving substantial growth makes him the ideal choice to lead our organization. With his strategic vision and extensive experience, I am confident he will lead Encompass Pet Group to new levels of success in the pet industry."

While Shay takes over the CEO position, Emery will remain actively involved with Encompass Pet Group as Chairman and will focus on building strategic partnerships and spearheading innovation.  Under Emery's leadership, Encompass Pet Group has been an Inc 5000 Fastest Growing Company in America for two consecutive years, and his expertise and dedication will continue to help drive Encompass Pet Group's growth and success.

"I am honored to join Encompass Pet Group as CEO and lead this exceptional organization," said Shay. "The pet industry is experiencing tremendous growth, and Encompass Pet Group is well-positioned to capitalize on the increasing demand for high-quality pet products and services. I look forward to working with the talented team at Encompass Pet Group to drive innovation, enhance customer experiences, and create long-term value for all stakeholders."

Shay holds a B.S. in Business Administration & Marketing from the University of Illinois and an MBA with High Distinction from the University of Michigan's Stephen M. Ross School of Business.

About Encompass Pet Group

Encompass Pet Group is a multi-faceted organization operating in several areas of the pet industry. Driven by a powerful vision, we aspire to build and scale a valuable disruptor in the pet industry by creating a uniquely integrated set of growing business across consumer products and services, product distribution, and retail services. At the heart of our mission lies a genuine commitment to deepen the relationship between pets and their owners by delivering best-in-class products and services that enhance the wellbeing of pets, enabling them to live healthier, happier lives. 

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PALMETTO, FL (March 2023) — Encompass Pet Group, the parent company of Choice Pet Products, is excited to announce the newly appointed Chief Operations Officer, Sean Muniz. Muniz will leverage his over 20 years of experience in global operations, distribution, supply chain management, and service delivery to drive operational excellence and best-in-class service for our brands and customers. In addition, he will play an integral role in further developing our customer-centric supply chain and facilitating future growth.


Prior to joining Encompass, Muniz was Chief Supply Chain Officer at Patterson Companies and Performance Health, where he excelled in driving growth and removing operational friction.


“We are excited to have Sean join Encompass Pet Group. He brings an exceptional wealth of knowledge and experience in achieving operational excellence and industry-leading customer experience,” said Rob Emery, CEO of Encompass Pet Group. “As we continue to grow our portfolio, the high-level operational guidance will assist Choice in implementing optimal infrastructure to ensure capacity and efficiency in operations as the company scales.”


“I am inspired by Encompass Pet Group’s purpose-driven culture and its ambition to drive growth across the pet industry,” said Sean Muniz, Chief Operations Officer at Encompass Pet Group. “I’m excited to join the team at such a pivotal time in the company’s journey as we focus on creating value for our customers across our business segments.”


About Encompass Pet Group

The Encompass Pet Group is a multi-faceted organization operating in several areas of the pet industry. It includes manufacturing and distributing pet products through eCommerce sites and three brick-and-mortar pet supply stores in Sarasota, Florida, specializing in pet nutrition.


About Choice Pet Products

Choice Pet Products is a distributor of high-quality pet brands and products headquartered in Palmetto, Florida. The Choice team has been committed to going the extra mile and providing our partners and retailers with unique products, essential industry education, and marketing since 2014. Visit ChoicePetProducts.com for more on their diverse product lineup.

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