Without the people behind our core mission, it would be impossible to provide to you the product reliabity and excellent customer service we're known for. We are proud to have extremely good people running each respective facet of our business to make it possible.
Here is some more information on some of our key people:
Dr Mark Perissinotto, BVsc
Co-Founder and Managing Director
Dr Mark Perissinotto BVSc, has been a practicing veterinarian for over 20 years, 14 years of which he was the owner and principal of a busy multi-vet mixed animal hospital. Dr Mark, one of the two co-founders of VetShopOnline, graduated from the University of Queensland with Bachelor of Veterinary Science.
Steven Perissinotto, LLB
Co-Founder and Executive Director
Steven Perissinotto, is the co-founder of VetShopOnline.com. Steven takes an executive role in VetShopOnline.com and manages our human resources. He graduated from University of Queensland with a Law degree in 1991 and chalked up 15 years of practising in a law firm before joining the business.
Vicki Kennedy - Dispatch & Customer Relations Manager
Vicki has been with VetShopOnline for 5 years. Before she joined us, she had done various types of office work. Vicki is a very dedicated hardworker and we are very fortunate to have her around.
She is a proud mother of two daughters. At home Vicki has three cats and a dog. Three Tabbies - Louis, Jack and Lilly. Her dog Hendrix - is a German Shepherd cross.
Michelle Vermeulen - Dispatch
Michelle has been with VetShopOnline for almost 5 years. Michelle's previous experience was in office administration.
Michelle is friendly and easy going. She has a dog. "We think she is a cross Terrier - Maltese or perhaps Shitzu, even the Vet could not ascertain that". She has 2 birds - Rosa Burkes - which are a species of Australian grass parrot not much bigger than a budgerigar. She also has four fishes in a small aquarium.
Sheri Newton - Dispatch
Sheri joined VetShopOnline the same time as Anita. She has experience in administration when she previously worked for a marketing company.
She has an Australian Stock Horse that is 11 years old. She also has a cat, a 4 year old Moggie named Willow. Plus a budgie. Sheri spends her extra time by actively breeding Australian cattle dogs. She has 2 males and 2 females and a litter of 6 puppies born just a few weeks ago.
Barbara Grenier - Dispatch
Barbara joined VetShopOnline e3 years ago. She has experience in hospitality where she previously worked in customer service.
Barbara has two beautiful Somali cats, a male named Harry and a female called Jessie, who are her babies and are very much loved and spoiled.
Josephine Ingham - Accounts
Jo has been with us for 3 years. Her role is in the accounts department and she is responsible for the general accounts, paying suppliers, record keeping etc.
Jo's daughter lives in Massachusetts, USA with her 2 children. Jo visits them there at least every year and often they come across to Australia to visit their "nanna".