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Central Life Sciences Announces Promotions in Restructure of Zoëcon Professional Products Team

Tony Schultz, Mel Whitson and Scott Harris Appointed to New Roles

Schaumburg, Ill., APRIL 6, 2022 —Central Life Sciences announced three promotions as part of a restructuring of its Zoëcon Professional Products team responsible for the sale of professional pest control and vector solutions product lines.

“With an evolving product line and the steady growth in sales we’ve seen in recent years, we are expanding and restructuring our Zoëcon Professional Products team to better serve our customers and improve collaboration across our organization,” said Scott Todd, vice president and general manager, Professional Brands at Central Life Sciences.

Tony Schultz has been promoted to the role of senior director, Zoëcon Professional Products. In his new role, Schultz will be responsible for the Zoëcon Professional Products go-to-market strategy, and will oversee both Vector and PCO marketing and sales. Schultz has more than 18 years of experience with Central Life Sciences and was most recently serving as business manager of Zoëcon Professional Products.

Mel Whitson has been promoted from senior field technical service manager to director of sales, PCO. Whitson has been with Central Life Sciences since 2002 in varying technical and sales roles, and he will now oversee sales of professional pest control products.

Scott Harris has been appointed to national accounts manager, where he will partner with Drew Lockhart who currently holds the same title to increase engagement with key national and regional accounts. Harris has served as the Western region sales manager for Zoëcon Professional Products for eight years.

“Tony, Mel, and Scott all bring years of experience and expertise to these roles, putting Zoëcon Professional Products in the best position to deliver the quality and service our customers have come to expect,” said Todd.

For more information on the Zoëcon Professional Products sales team and the complete lineup of professional insect control products from Central Life Sciences, visit


About Central Life Sciences

Central Life Sciences products are a part of Central Garden & Pet Company. Central Life Sciences is dedicated to creating healthier environments and making life better for people, plants and companion animals around the world. As inventors of insect growth regulator technology more than 50 years ago, the founders of Central Life Sciences pioneered biorational pest control: using the insect’s chemistry as a means to reduce pest populations. To learn more about Central Life Sciences, call 1-800-248-7763 or visit our website at


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