Rod Burreson, founder and CEO of Pro-X Nutraceuticals, a private label and contract manufacturer for dietary and herbal supplements, has named Dr. Mohammed Khalid as President of the growing company.
Dr. Khalid’s areas of expertise include product development, clinical trials, formulations, quality control, GMP compliance and DSHEA guidelines. He is an active member of AOAC International, and has been involved in the development and formulation of more than 150 nutritional supplement products both as a consultant and as Director of Research and Development and Director of QC/QA at leading pharmaceutical companies.
Dr. Khalid received his doctorate in Organic Chemistry from Loyola University of Chicago and his BS (Honors) in biochemistry at the University of Karachi in Pakistan. During the Postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Texas and Texas A&M University, Mohammed performed considerable research in the area of natural products.
“Dr. Khalid’s expertise is only part of his proven leadership,” said Burreson. “He has an exceptional ability to always seek a viable solution to any challenge, and he is a great motivator, empowering his staff to perform their best.”
Khalid’s appointment caps the profound company expansion that includes full renovation and modernization of Pro-X Nutraceutical’s facilities. This activity includes the following:
• Working towards a LEED certification. The 26,000 –square-foot building has been renovated with low-VOC paint, and installation of energy efficient lighting, draught landscaping, recycled carpets and water distillation machines.
• Investment in purchase of new equipment such as ELAN 9000 & uHPLC
• Investment in adding in-house testing capabilities for heavy metals, ASSAYS, and microbiological testing.
“The number of new supplement brands continues to grow boundlessly as consumer demand for nutritional and health support has become a powerful force that shows no sign of slowing down,” Burreson said. “Pro-X Nutraceuticals is now perfectly poised to ensure that ultimately, consumers receive superior and reliable quality through our customers.”
About Pro-x Nutraceuticals
Pro-X Nutraceuticals is a leading full service dietary supplements manufacturing firm that primarily manufactures nutritional tablets, capsules and powders. For more information about their turn-key manufacturing solutions, visit www.proxnutra.com or call 1-800-603-7075.