Nutrition Business Journal
Meet the new Nutrition 21

Meet the new Nutrition 21

Q&A with Michael Satow, new CEO of minerals supplier Nutrition 21.

Last summer, longtime supplier of chromium and zinc picolinate Nutrition 21 filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy with a profound $122.8 million in debt. On the opposite end of its balance sheet, the company had under $7.2 million in assets. In November 2011, an investment group led by Phillip and Michael Satow purchased the company at auction, installing Michael Satow as president and CEO and Phillip Satow as chairman. The Satows previously owned JDS Pharmaceutical LLC, a s

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