Arlington Heights, IL --- July 2009 --- John R. Carlson, President of Carlson Laboratories, has received the prestigious Nutrition Business Journal (NBJ) Summit Lifetime Achievement Award for 2009. The NBJ Summit began the tradition of annually recognizing a leader in the health and nutrition industry in 2002. Winners of the award have usually been in the industry for more than 25 years. John was recognized by his colleagues as one of the pioneers that helped build this industry.
In accepting the award for her father last week, Carilyn Anderson, daughter of John Carlson, stated, “My sister, Kirsten, and I have always been proud of our parents, and it’s gratifying that people from the industry recognize their hard work and their achievements. My parents, John and Susan Carlson, started this company over 40 years ago, hoping to achieve better health for their family… We’ll continue to educate our customers and bring research-based supplements to market, investing profits back into helping researchers bring this knowledge to the public’s attention.”
About Carlson Laboratories
Carlson Laboratories has been supplying quality vitamins and nutritional supplements for over 40 years. Our award-winning fish oil products are renowned for their purity and great taste. Call us today for more information @ 1-888-234-5656, or visit your local natural foods store. J.R. Carlson Laboratories, Inc., 15 W. College Drive, Arlington Heights, IL 60004. http://www.carlsonlabs.com.