BI Nutraceuticals has hired Raymond Signore as an East Coast Regional Sales Manager. In this position, Signore will be responsible for supporting and expanding BI's strong position with East Coast customers, as well as growing the company's customer base within the region.
"Ray's significant expertise in business development will enable BI to grow its presence on the East Coast," stated George Pontiakos, President and CEO, BI Nutraceuticals. "We are pleased to have someone with a business pedigree like Ray's join our rapidly expanding sales team."
Prior to joining BI Nutraceuticals, Signone held Sales Manager positions at Generichem Corp and Stryka Botanics, where he oversaw East Coast sales of raw materials to the nutritional products industry. He also worked as Vice President of Purchasing and Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Pure World Botanicals. He holds a bachelor's degree in marketing from Long Island University and is also fluent in both English and Italian.
BI Nutraceuticals, with facilities in Long Beach, Calif., Long Island, NY, Boonton, NJ and Suzhou and Shanghai China, 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, drum to hopper custom blends, granular ingredients and other specialty processes including time released and encapsulated ingredients. Since 2002, BI has been an innovator in steam sterilization and the company's Protexx HP(R) process is currently the industry's only species-specific, organic sterilization method. All BI ingredients undergo stringent quality analysis that includes heavy metal, pesticide and irradiation testing. All herbal powder 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.
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