August 28, 2007 (Boise, ID) — Pets Best Insurance has added a chief financial officer with an exceptional pedigree. Steve Strand, a CPA who has served Guide Dogs for the Blind for seventeen years, first as its Chief Financial Officer, and most recently as Executive Director of its Boring Oregon Campus, will take on this position beginning September 1, 2007.
According to Pets Best Founder, Dr. Jack Stephens, “We are very pleased to have Steve Strand as part of our leadership team and to serve as our Chief Financial Officer. He has distinguished himself as an exceptional executive and leader at Guide Dogs. The Guide Dogs for the Blind community includes over 5,000 puppies, breeding dogs, guide dogs and dogs that make a career change and serve other humans in need and also law enforcement. He managed the overall health care responsibility of all guide dogs and is keenly aware of the complexities of providing optimal veterinary care. Steve shares our passion for pets, and his financial background and unique perspective on service dogs will further enhance the Pets Best Insurance brand.”
Pets Best Insurance reimburses pet owners for services from the veterinarian they choose, with no schedules or fee restrictions. Pets Best Insurance was founded by Dr. Jack Stephens, the pioneer of the pet insurance with over 25 years in the pet insurance industry. Dr. Stephens is also an accomplished veterinarian and avid pet enthusiast. Pets Best includes a choice of four affordable coverage plans with a straightforward 80:20 claims reimbursement structure and NO benefit schedules. The Pets Best Insurance team is a highly skilled and professional group of pet lovers who have developed products based on innovation and insight into veterinary care. Visit Pets Best Insurance at www.petsbest.com or phone Pets Best at 877-PetsBest (738-7237). Pets Best, Simply the best pet insurance.
Media Contact: Brett Johnson
Phone: 1-877-738-7237 ext. 641