PetSmart Appoints Carrie Teffner Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

  PetSmart Appoints Carrie Teffner Senior Vice President and Chief Financial

Business Wire

PHOENIX -- May 13, 2013

PetSmart, Inc. has named Carrie Teffner to the position of senior vice
president and chief financial officer effective June 3, 2013.

Teffner brings more than 20 years of management experience to PetSmart, most
recently serving as executive vice president and chief financial officer at
Weber-Stephen Products LLC, a leading manufacturer and exporter of barbecue
grills and accessories worldwide.

“We’re very excited to have Carrie join the PetSmart team,” said David
Lenhardt, PetSmart’s president and chief operating officer. “She has extensive
expertise in finance across multiple industries including retail and consumer
goods, and she’ll be a valuable addition to our leadership team.”

Before joining Weber-Stephen Products, Teffner served as the chief financial
officer for The Timberland Company, a global manufacturer and retailer of
outdoors wear, for two years. From 1988 to 2009, Teffner worked for the Sara
Lee Corporation in leadership roles for several divisions, including senior
vice president and chief financial officer, Sara Lee International Household
and Body Care; senior vice president and chief financial officer, Sara Lee
Foodservice; and senior vice president, financial planning and analysis and
treasurer, Sara Lee Corporate.

Teffner earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration as well
as a master’s degree in business administration from the University of

About PetSmart

PetSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ: PETM) is the largest specialty pet retailer of
services and solutions for the lifetime needs of pets. The company employs
approximately 52,000 associates and operates more than 1,278 pet stores in the
United States, Canada and Puerto Rico, over 196 in-store PetSmart^®
PetsHotel^® dog and cat boarding facilities and is a leading online provider
of pet supplies and pet care information ( PetSmart
provides a broad range of competitively priced pet food and pet products; and
offers dog training, pet grooming, pet boarding, PetSmart Doggie Day Camp^SM
day care services and pet adoption services. Through its in-store pet adoption
partnership with PetSmart Charities^®, PetSmart has helped save the lives of
more than 5 million pets since 1994. PetSmart Charities, Inc.and PetSmart
Charities of Canada, Inc. (“PetSmart Charities”) are independent, nonprofit
organizations that save the lives of homeless pets and reduce shelter intake
through spay/neuter efforts. In 2012, nearly 450,000 dogs and cats found homes
through the organization'sadoption centersin all PetSmart stores
andbysponsoring community adoption events. PetSmart Charitiesis the leader
ingrantingmoneyto help pets in need, with more than $28 million given
in2012throughoutNorth America.


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