North Bergen, New Jersey, February 12, 2008 – Dr. Cem Aydogan, General Manager Frutarom Health, announces that Michael Faber has been promoted to the position of Vice President, Sales Health USA.
Mr. Faber joined Frutarom in 2004 as the company’s Business Manager, Pharma/Nutra. In that position, he was responsible for managing commercial activities related to Frutarom Botanicare Products and Flachsmann Standardized Extracts. In his new role at Frutarom, these responsibilities extend to leading a strong sales team focused on all sales channels in the Dietary Supplement arena. Beyond Frutarom Botanicare Products and Flachsmann Standardized Extracts, the sales effort expands to the implementation of an aggressive sales strategy that includes Frutarom’s LifeLine and Pharma/Nutra products as these relate to Dietary Supplement, Pet Care and Personal Care applications. Mr. Faber reports to Dr. Cem Aydogan.
Formerly, Mr. Faber was Global Key Account Manager at Symrise, following his position with that company as its Sales and Product Manager for Cosmetic Ingredients. Prior to these appointments, Mr. Faber was Technical Sales Manager for Haarmann & Reimer. He is a member of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists and the American Botanical Council.
In making the announcement concerning Mr. Faber’s advancement at Frutarom USA, Dr. Aydogan said, “Michael has been a great asset to our organization, putting his vast experience across many market segments to help in reaching our sales and marketing objectives.”
Mr. Faber graduated from the Business School of the University of Goettingen, Holzminden, Germany and holds a degree in Economics/Accounting. He resides in Jersey City, New Jersey.
For more information, please contact Frutarom at 201-861-9500, or Maria Garvey, Delfino Marketing at 914-747-1400 or via e-mail at [email protected]
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Established in 1933, the Frutarom Group is a rapidly growing global flavor and fine ingredients company. Frutarom develops, manufactures and markets an extensive variety of high quality flavors and natural fine ingredients for customers in the food, beverage, flavor, fragrance, pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, food additives, and cosmetic industries. Frutarom's 15,000 products are sold to more than 5,000 customers in 120 countries worldwide. The Frutarom Group has 1,200 employees' worldwide and manufacturing facilities in Europe, North America, Israel and Asia. The Group operates worldwide through local agents and distributors.
Frutarom operates through two divisions:
- Flavors Division, develops, produces and markets flavor compounds and food systems.
- Fine Ingredients Division, develops, produces and markets natural flavor extracts, natural functional food ingredients, natural pharmaceutical/nutraceutical extracts, specialty essential oils and citrus products and aroma chemicals.
Frutarom considers itself as providing tasty and healthy solutions to its customers and its vision is: To be the Preferred Partner for Tasty and Healthy Success
Since 1993, Frutarom has successfully implemented a rapid growth strategy that combines industry – leading organic growth, with strategic acquisitions of synergistic companies. Frutarom Industries, Ltd. is a public company whose stock is listed on the Tel Aviv and London Stock Exchanges. As of January 1, 2003 Frutarom stock is traded as part of the Tel Aviv 100 Index.
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