LONG BEACH, Calif., December 18, 2006 --- BI Nutraceuticals, the leading supplier of quality raw materials and custom blends for 30 years, announced the appointment of Lauren Taylor-Cimino to the position of eastern regional sales manager. Lauren will be responsible for maintaining and growing the structure of BI's eastern territory.
"We gladly welcome Lauren to BI's sales team and are confident that her targeted experience in nutraceutical sales, specifically in the Eastern U.S., will add to our growing sales success," stated George Pontiakos, President and CEO, BI Nutraceuticals.
Lauren has a decade of experience with value-added ingredients and capabilities. Prior to joining BI, Lauren was the eastern regional sales manager with Pharmline.
BI Nutraceuticals, headquartered in Long Beach, Calif., is a global full service supplier of dietary supplement and functional food ingredients including whole herb powders and teas, standardized and drug ratio extracts, custom blends, vitamins, minerals and other specialty supplements. All BI ingredients undergo stringent quality analysis that includes heavy metal, pesticide and irradiation testing, and all herbal powders ingredients are also tested under the company's Identilok(R) species identification process. The company has also developed a proprietary process, UltraHD(R), which creates high-density herbal powders allowing for superior flow and less dusting during the manufacturing process. Additionally, BI Nutraceuticals offers several value-added services including particle engineering, drum to hopper formulas and steam sterilization via the company's Protexx HP(tm) process. For more information visit
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