Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council (PIJAC) hired Dustin Siggins as director of communications and public affairs.
“We’re excited to have an experienced journalist and public relations professional to enhance PIJAC’s pro-active approach to the human-animal experience,” said Mike Bober, PIJAC president. “Dustin’s diverse background in communications will benefit pets and their owners as we engage legislators and advocates who care about the well-being of household pets.”
Siggins previously worked as a reporter and commentator for numerous publications, and was a public relations consultant. His work has been published by USA Today, Huffington Post, Real Clear Policy, National Review Online and elsewhere, and he has appeared on dozens of radio and television programs. His clients have received exposure at outlets such as Reuters, The Washington Post, Roll Call, The Washington Examiner, One America News and more.
“I’m excited to help legislators better understand PIJAC’s leadership in improving relationships between pets, pet owners, and pet stores,” said Siggins. In his role as PIJAC’s Director of Communications and Public Affairs, Siggins will work with reporters, editors, producers, and others in the press to communicate PIJAC’s representation of the pet industry. He will also play a leading role in PIJAC’s partnerships with pet advocates across the country.
For more information on PIJAC, please visit pijac.org.