Doris Amdur, Principal, founded UPC in February 1996, primarily to promote pet owners to affiliate with veterinarians through well care visits & annual vaccines. Doris bred, raised and showed Great Danes for several years and worked as Director of Marketing in the medical and dental industry. Ms. Amdur focuses her energy on developing our veterinary network, making meaningful business decisions and most importantly, interfacing with the exceptional staff of co-workers at UPC.
Matthew Korp is a native of Phoenix, Arizona and became a part of the United Pet Care team over 16 years ago.
As UPC’s Accounting Manager, he leads the department and handles information management responsibilities, including membership database administration. Matt is instrumental in setting up various methods of information systems between employers and UPC, handling billing issues, preparing monthly reports and veterinary rosters and assisting our staff in many areas.
Carolina Del Rio came to UPC 14 years ago. Carolina is responsible for coordinating all aspects of our UPC “home away from home”. Ms. Del Rio is adept at answering any and all questions regarding the UPC program, is bilingual, assists at benefits fairs, implements our company policies, communicates with our members, insurance brokers, UPC participating group benefits departments and veterinary hospitals. Carolina oversees all areas of the business.
Julie Ficke is the Principal of United Pet Care, LLC California. Ms. Ficke joined United Pet Care in 1997. Ms. Ficke's background includes Director of Global Marketing for Advanced Sterilization Systems, a Johnson and Johnson Company, and Vice President of Marketing, North America, for Nobel Biocare, the global market leader in dental implants. Ms. Ficke graduated from Arizona State University with a degree in Microbiology and acquired her MBA at Pepperdine University in California. Julie's focus includes adding value to our participating veterinarians through innovative marketing initiatives designed to help them grow their practices. Julie also develops enhanced programs to promote pet owner affiliations with qualified veterinarians at cost savings.