Bergstrom Nutrition Appoints Duvauchelle, Harmon in New Positions

VANCOUVER, Wash. USA January 29, 2007—Bergstrom Nutrition Inc., the worldwide leader in proprietary manufacturing of MSM nutritional supplements, has announced the following personnel appointments effective immediately:

Ms. Jane Duvauchelle has been appointed Manager, Animal Nutrition, responsible for sales development of the equine and pet market, including brand promotion, marketing and customer development. Duvauchelle will lead the national expansion of Bergstrom’s new PurforMSM™, a proprietary animal-grade highly purified MSM ingredient.

“Bergstrom started in 1988 as an animal nutrition company; in the future animal nutrition holds vast potential beyond just the equine market. Jane’s experience and knowledge about all facets of our business is critical to delivering these health benefits to a broader audience,” said David Lakey, president of Bergstrom.

Ms. Holly Harmon has been hired as Trade Marketing Manager. Harmon’s primary responsibility is to accelerate the growth of Bergstrom’s strategic customers’ retail brands containing OptiMSM®. She will support sales increases of the brand and joint category with training, education, promotions, merchandising and co-op programs. Harmon most recently worked as senior category analyst for Dannon Company and has nearly ten years of success in trade marketing, including a strategic position for Miller Brewing Company.

Bergstrom Nutrition is a vertically integrated, family-owned nutrition ingredient company, based in Vancouver, Washington. Bergstrom Nutrition, formerly Cardinal Nutrition, operates the world’s only facility solely dedicated to production of licensed MSM. OptiMSM exceeds industry standards for optimal purity and consistency, and is the only MSM backed by U.S. published clinical research. For information visit

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