Industry veteran brings knowledge of large producer needs to NPC dairy customers. Nutrition Physiology Company, LLC (NPC), has named Gene Spellman to the position of regional sales manager. In this role, Spellman will support dairy producers in Wisconsin and other Great Lakes states in their use of Bovamine® Premium Dairy Culture, the company's direct-fed microbial product for high-performance dairy herds. NPC is the North American leader in direct-fed microbial products for dairy and beef cattle. Spellman's new responsibilities include working directly with dairy producers, nutritionists, veterinarians, and other consultants, as well as with distribution companies. "Gene offers a lifetime of dairy experience, as well as several years serving some of the largest pork production operations in the United States," said Julian "Skip" Olson, D.V.M., director of dairy sales, NPC. "This combination ensures he understands the challenges that large producers face every day. He knows how to help them meet those challenges and add profitability and consistency to their dairy production enterprises." Spellman worked within Pfizer Animal Health for 24 years as a territory manager, industry specialist and strategic account manager. Prior to those positions, Spellman was a livestock production specialist at Cenex Cooperatives, serving as a nutrition consultant to dairy producers. Spellman earned a bachelor's of science degree in dairy science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. About Nutrition Physiology Company Nutrition Physiology Company ( ) has provided advanced microbial products; state-of-the-art application systems; and knowledgeable people devoted to serving the beef, dairy and food processing industries since 1993. The widely adopted NPC product line is dedicated to enhancing ruminant livestock production and food safety. Primary products include Bovamine® Rumen Culture and Bovamine® Premium Dairy Culture. All Bovamine® products contain a patented combination of Lactobacillus acidophilus and Propionibacterium freudenreichii to provide unique metabolic results that support superior performance and animal health. Nutrition Physiology Company is the parent company of Guardian Food Technologies, which is committed to identifying and commercializing solutions for improving food safety and quality. 05.01.2011