Global Development & Management (GDM) brings over 40 years of international business experience to you. Our primary goal is to help pet food and pet product companies develop export markets. We focus on brand development and market management. We also work with companies outside of North America that are interested in finding new products, new brands, or private label (OEM) suppliers in North America.

GDM builds long-term relationships between principals. We are transparent. We focus on long term strategies while navigating the day-to-day issues. Registration, documentation, transportation logistics, methods of payment – we work with our clients and customers to make each transaction as smooth as possible.

GDM currently works with over thirty companies in North America. We have established relationships for these companies in over twenty countries (and counting).

So, whether you are interested in developing or expanding your export markets or if you are looking for products from North America; let us help you establish long-term relationships with reliable trading partners.

The Cat Chronicles

It all started one fine August day…the Alpha Female and Junior went out and came back with a little furry friend.

Everyone meet our temporary resident cat, Miss Kitty!




Miss Kitty hiding under Junior’s desk from Milo



First, Miss Kitty met Tucker.



Miss Kitty met Maggie!


Miss Kitty met Milo. We believe Milo may be in love!


Miss Kitty met Holden! (She gave him a few love taps to the face as well.)



Miss Kitty has been exploring the office all day!



Miss Kitty has been exploring the office all day!



But sadly it can’t be all play and no work! Miss Kitty has taken over the Alpha Female’s desk.

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Miss Kitty’s motto: Work hard, nap harder.

Thanks for relaxing and working hard Miss Kitty!