Dogtopia Enterprises strives to be the nation’s leading provider of dog daycare, boarding, training and spa facilities. On January the 19th, the company announced the addition of David K. Lenhardt to their Board of Directors. As the former Presidents and CEO of PetSmart, Lenhardt will make the perfect complement to the company’s current board. Before leaving PetSmart in 2015, Lenhardt served as the company’s CEO and president for more than 14 years. Current Board Chairman, Peter H. Thomas, is pleased to have Lenhardt’s talent onboard.
Over the course of his career, Lenhardt has also worked with Merrill Lynch, the Phoenix Children’s Hospital, and Banfield Pet Hospitals. During the 2016 period, Dogtopia ended the year with a 19.2 percent sales growth. Also, the company ended the year with 44 stores open with 60 additional locations sold. Dogtopia expects to have approximately 75 stores operating by the end of December 2017 and that will allow them to operate in several new major markets.
Dogtopia, which was founded in 2002, has strived to be a pioneer and innovatory in the pet industry. The company places a major emphasis on education, exercise and socialization for dogs and their respective pet parents. At many Dogtopia locations, pet parents can obtain various services, such as spa, boarding and daycare. Those interested in learning more about Dogtopia and their services are advised to visit their official website at www.dogtopia.com.