Mason City-based NutriQuest recently hired five people. The company provides nutritional and non-nutritional products and services to animal producers.
Mark Newcom, Ph.D., is a senior swine nutritionist. Prior to joining NutriQuest, Newcomb served as vice president of sales and marketing for Hamlet Protein. Newcomb received his Ph.D. in swine nutrition from the University of Illinois.
Nick Shelton, Ph.D., is a swine nutritionist. Shelton previously served as director of nutrition and product development for International Ingredient Corporation. Shelton received his Ph.D. in swine nutrition from Kansas State University.
Sarah Weiland, is a nutrition technician. Weiland recently earned her master of science degree from Iowa State University in swine nutrition.
Sarah Schuling, is a new dairy research-and-development nutritionist. Schuling most recently held a similar role at Hubbard Feeds. Schuling graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a Ph.D. in animal and nutritional sciences.
Jared Price, has joined the company as an information technology specialist. Price previously worked for Kingland Systems. Price has his bachelor’s degree in computer forensics from Kaplan University.