At the International Pet Conference in Prague, Steven Charman, purchasing director of the UK pet retail chain Pets Corner, was presented the 2012 PET Personality of the Year award.

Charman received the award for his significant contributions to the rise of Pets Corner as one of the leading pet retailers in the UK, creating a service-oriented concept with an emphasis on product quality and customer advice.

The International Pet Conference was hosted November 13-14, drawing more than 150 attendees from 22 countries.