3-Amigos Nutrition Group
The Kinetic Performance Dog Food brand is wholly owned by 3-Amigos Nutrition Group, LLC, a small, privately held company based in Cincinnati, OH. 3-Amigos was founded in 2012 by Co-Owners David Dourson and John Howard. The Kinetic brand and 3-Amigos were both founded on their shared love of working and sporting dogs and the people who own, train and handle them. Below you can find a brief bio and history for Dave and John.
Dave is Co-Owner and Co-Founder of 3-Amigos and Kinetic Performance Dog Food. Dave has over 30 years of experience in various blue-water business ventures focused on filling needs that are often overlooked in corporate environments focused on profit rather than quality. Dave met his partner, John Howard, while working for a large, mid-west based, animal nutrition company in 2009. Dave oversees all Sales and Distribution activities for 3-Amigos Nutrition Group and the Kinetic brand. You can generally find Dave in front of a crowd and he has conducted seminars for various divisions of the DOD, Homeland Security, USSS, DEA, TSA and numerous state and local Law Enforcement Agencies.
John is Co-Owner and Co-Founder of 3-Amigos and Kinetic Performance Dog Food. John has nearly 30 years experience in Sales, Marketing and Animal Nutrition and formerly managed the Pet Food Division of a large animal nutrition company. An owner and amateur bird dog trainer, John has been directly entrenched in nutrition for working and sporting dogs for more than a decade. John oversees all the Marketing and Nutrition activities for 3-Amigos Nutrition Group and the Kinetic brand. When he’s not in the field with his Labrador Retrievers, you’ll most likely find him working on Ad Campaigns or writing Nutrition articles featured in magazines such as American Working Dog, Gundog, Pheasants Forever and Schutzhund USA.