Richard Ticktin began his career in 1995 with the launch of Flea Doctor, now SynergyLabs. His commitment to excellence—in the pet products produced, the people hired, the partnerships forged, and the distribution channels created—drives the ongoing mission and company culture of SynergyLabs. Today, SynergyLabs is recognized as a leading US manufacturer of branded and private brand pet and veterinary products, with distribution in over 45 countries worldwide.
Ticktin spends the majority of his time nurturing the company’s culture, expanding and innovating its top brands and formulations, and growing the business domestically and internationally. He is a graduate of Tulane University’s A.B. Freeman School of Business and holds Bachelor of Science degrees in Chemistry and Finance.
CAPTAINChief Cuteness Officer
Captain is the canine face of SynergyLabs and our Chief Cuteness Officer. Because SynergyLabs proudly produces products that we want to use on our own pets, Captain oversees daily quality control at our facility in Fort Lauderdale, FL, ensuring our customers are getting exceptional products at a great value. At home, Captain also serves as a faithful autism service dog.
RICK KLEINVice President of Synergy Labs and Director of Sales
MELODIE CHESLEYDirector, Administration & Human Resources