Company continues to focus on quality and safety as a core part of its business 

Vancouver, Wash. — Oct. 23, 2013 — Wilbur-Ellis Company’s Feed Division, a marketer and distributor of value-added animal feed ingredients in North America and Asia-Pacific, announced today that Trey Arkoosh, assistant quality manager for Wilbur-Ellis, has completed the requirements to be named an ASQ-Certified HACCP Auditor, or ASQ CHA. 

A Certified HACCP Auditor is a professional who understands the standards and principles of auditing an HACCP-based system.  Arkoosh has reached a significant level of professional recognition, indicating a proficiency in and a comprehension of HACCP auditing principles and practices. 

“We’re very pleased with the hard work and dedication that Trey has put towards his profession,” said Rob Fullerton, president of Wilbur-Ellis’ Feed Division.  “It is employees like him that truly help make Wilbur-Ellis a recognized leader in safety and quality. We congratulate him on his success.”   

“ASQ provides certification as a way to provide formal recognition to professionals who have demonstrated an understanding of, and a commitment to, quality techniques and practices in their job and career,” said John Timmerman, ASQ chair.  “This is a great accomplishment and, although not a formal registration or licensure, it represents a high level of peer recognition.” 

In order to take the Certified HACCP Auditor exam, an individual must have five years of work experience related to Body of Knowledge.  

For more information, please visit www.wilburellis.com