Mark Layton is Purina factory manager in Fort Dodge

This spring, Mark Layton joined the Fort Dodge Purina factory as factory manager to lead operations and a team of 225 people.

Layton has been working with Purina for more than nine years.

The Purina factory has had a longstanding presence in Fort Dodge since 1975, creating high-quality and popular Purina pet food brands and supporting the local community.