Collingwood Joins Select Sires' Staff as Beef Program Marketing Coordinator

PLAIN CITY, Ohio, August 23, 2011 -Select Sires Inc. has hired Cami Collingwood as the beef program marketing coordinator. In this role, she will manage office responsibilities, coordinate marketing and promotional campaigns for the beef program, assist with advertising, web communications and tradeshows, and assist customers and members with beef sire program requests.

"Collingwood brings a broad range of skills to the Select Sires beef team. Her marketing background will be useful for member organizations and beef specialists alike, and her organizational skills will be highly valued," said Brian House, vice president and beef program manager. "With her marketing, graphic design, communications and customer service experience, we are excited to welcome Collingwood to the Select Sires family."

Collingwood earned a bachelor of science in agricultural communications from The Ohio State University. She was the graphic designer at Ohio's Country Journal for four years and most recently was employed at an association management company working with three professional associations.

Based in Plain City, Ohio, Select Sires Inc. is North America's largest A.I. organization and is comprised of 10 farmer-owned and -controlled cooperatives. As the industry leader, it provides highly fertile semen as well as excellence in service and programs to achieve its basic objective of supplying dairy and beef producers with North America's best genetics at a reasonable price.