Pharmavite Names Doug MacLean CEO

Pharmavite LLC has announced that Doug MacLean has been hired as Pharmavite's new CEO.

Pharmavite LLC, manufacturer of Nature Made® vitamins and SOYJOY® nutrition bars, has announced that Doug MacLean has been hired as Pharmavite's new CEO.

Mr. MacLean comes to Pharmavite from TalkingRain, a Seattle-based beverage company focused on health conscious consumers, providing natural waters and functional beverages. Mr. MacLean began at TalkingRain in 1989 and most recently served as CEO. During his tenure, he led the organization from a start-up to a successful, independent beverage company.

Mr. MacLean is a committed health and wellness enthusiast with an entrepreneurial background and passion for establishing new markets through new brands and products. His strategic priorities will include accelerating the growth of new products in the U.S. in conjunction with Pharmavite's parent company, Otsuka Pharmaceutical Corporation, and maintaining a continued focus on the financial health and effectiveness of Pharmavite's overall business.

Mr. MacLean will join Pharmavite on June 1, 2010.

About Pharmavite LLC

For almost 40 years, Pharmavite LLC has earned and maintained the trust of healthcare professionals, consumers, and retailers by manufacturing high-quality vitamins, minerals and other dietary supplements, and all-natural foods under its Nature Made® and SOYJOY® brand names. Nature Made vitamins is the number one supplement brand in the food, drug, club and mass channels. SOYJOY is an all-natural, nutrient-rich food baked with whole soy and real fruit. Based in Northridge, California, Pharmavite LLC operates as a subsidiary of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. For more information, please visit

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