About

Education and Qualifications
Carolyn Kennedy, B. H.Ec. Nutrition and Dietetics, is a Nutritional Consultant for the pet food
industry. She was formerly Nutritionist and Account Manager at one of Europe’s leading pet food
manufacture.

With over 5 years experience in the industry working with leaders in the pet food sector as well
as pet food manufacturers, Carolyn has developed an impressive portfolio working on hundreds of
different formulations, advising companies on new foods and strategies, helping with the
launch and re-launch of many different pet foods as well as reviewing manufacturing facilities. An expert in both dry and wet foods, Carolyn is keen to review and audit pet food facilities for your brand. Carolyn is a regular attendee of AAFCO seminars, nutritional lectures and webinars for the pet food industry and prides herself on staying on top of this rapidly changing and expanding industry.

“Carolyn is a pleasure to work with. She is knowledgeable, insightful and attentive to our brand’s needs.
She is very punctual and always completes her work on time. She is everything a company like ours could ask for from an outside expert.”

Peter Meehan, CEO
Newman’s Own Organics

Training and Background
Carolyn graduated from the University of Manitoba with an Honors degree in Human Ecology
with a major in Nutrition and Dietetics. Upon graduation, Carolyn accepted a Nutritionist and
Account Manager position with one of Europe’s leading extruded pet food manufacturers. As the only full time nutritionist, Carolyn was responsible for handling portfolios of hundreds of clients,
making adjustments on the product line and offering nutritional advice to companies as well as consumers. The sheer volume of pet foods manufactured and created throughout Carolyn’s career combined with her nutritional expertise couple together to make her an excellent resource for any pet food company.

While in the UK, Carolyn completed a holistic nutrition course. Having the sound
nutritional background gained at university as well as the holistic nutrition expertise, Carolyn is
at ease consulting in the natural and holistic pet food market as well as the more traditional
long standing pet foods.