Chris Deland is SVP's Director of Business Development for Florida & Georgia. Chris has long-term experience in animal health, most recently working as a Diagnostic Solutions Consultant at Zoetis and Regional Account Manager with Abaxis Global Diagnostics.
He was previously the COO and owner/partner of a human medical device distributorship and worked for 10 years in medical devices sales. Chris is Florida native and a University of Central Florida graduate receiving an MA in Mass Communications and BS in Business Administration.
Outside of work, Chris enjoys playing/watching basketball, sailing, travel and riding his Harley. He says spending time with family & friends is of utmost importance and his cat named "Scooter" comes to greet him when he pulls up on the motorcycle.