Linnea, headquartered in Locarno, Switzerland, today announced that Don Stanek , Director of US Sales, was recently re-elected to the Council for Responsible Nutrition’s (CRN) Board of Directors as a suppliers’ representative for a three-year term ending in December 2011. Mr. Stanek is also on the Governmental Relations Committee.
Mr. Stanek has already served on the Board of Directors for one term. The Board of Directors oversees the efforts of CRN, approves activities of the organization and recommends various plans. As part of CRN's "membership mentor" program in which Board members are assigned to help acquaint new voting members with the association, Don Stanek of Linnea will work with a new company to help get them get acquainted with the Council.
From its headquarters and manufacturing facility in Locarno, Switzerland, Linnea specializes in the manufacture of botanical extracts and phytochemicals, and is a leading supplier to the pharmaceutical, dietary supplement and cosmetic industries. The company is a joint venture company between Dr. Willmar Schwabe (Germany) and Ipsen (France). HMRlignan is a proprietary, patent-protected product manufactured by Linnea SA. The company’s U.S. office, Linnea Inc., is located in Easton, Pennsylvania.
About the Council for Responsible Nutrition:
The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), founded in 1973, is a Washington, D.C.-based trade association representing dietary supplement industry ingredient suppliers and manufacturers. CRN members adhere to a strong code of ethics, comply with dosage limits and manufacture dietary supplements to high quality standards under good manufacturing practices. For more information on CRN, visit http://www.crnusa.org.