Irish equine science company Plusvital has recently announced that Kate Deegan will be joining the organisation as its new Sales Manager for the UK and Ireland.
Having assisted her husband Paul training on the Curragh, Deegan previously studied at The Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester gaining a BSc (Hons) degree in International Agriculture and Equine Business Management.
She brings a a wealth of experience in the thoroughbred industry across both Ireland and the UK to Plusvital having spent time as a Pupil Assistant Trainer to Nicky Henderson, in addition to working as Assistant Trainer to James Fanshawe in Newmarket. Deegan has also travelled extensively and spent two years at Waikato Stud in New Zealand before returning to the UK.
“I am delighted to join Plusvital at such an exciting time in the company’s development” Deegan remarked. “Plusvital have just released a number of exciting, scientifically-based nutritional products to add to the extensive range and I look forward to introducing them to racing, breeding and sport horse industry customers across Ireland and the UK”.[vc_single_image image=”11452″ img_size=”350×361″ alignment=”center”]Also commenting on the new appointment, Plusvital General Manager for Nutraceuticals, Ciara Watt, said: “We are delighted to welcome Kate on board, she brings a wealth of knowledge and experience from her previous roles, which is a fantastic asset to the team as we launch new scientifically-based products to our range. We wish her all the best in her new position.”
Plusvital has been offering leading equine nutrition since its formation in 1975. Since the introduction of Plusvital’s iconic Racing Syrup to the market over 40 years ago, the company has continued to develop innovative scientifically-based equine supplements for the serious competitor in equine sports.
The brand has continued to focus on the development of innovative equine performance and health products, which aim to maximise the potential success of the company’s clients.
Learn more about Plusvital’s scientifically-based range of supplements here.