PISCATAWAY, N.J., June 25, 2008 - Sabinsa Corporation today announced that Jim Cudahy has joined the company as president, responsible for managing day-to-day operations of both the New Jersey and Utah offices and leading efforts to achieve long-term goals of continued growth and expansion, specifically for the company's newly announced, full-service contract manufacturing division.
Cudahy has more than 26 years of experience in the consumer packaged goods industry, working for several Fortune 100 companies in the food space including Kraft and Kellogg. �He has additional experience in the natural products industry, having worked for Nellson Nutraceuticals, a formulator and manufacturer of functional bars and powders. �With his strong experience in manufacturing, supply chain, quality, engineering, contract manufacturing and sales, Jim will provide Sabinsa with comprehensive business knowledge to help grow the company's business. Cudahy graduated from Manhattan College with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering.
"Jim's proven track record as a leader in product and brand development, and multi-faceted experience in both the food and natural products markets, make him a perfect fit to help Sabinsa move to the next level," said Muhammed Majeed, Ph.D., founder of Sabinsa Corporation. "We are pleased to welcome Jim as the newest member of our growing management team."
Sabinsa Corporation is a manufacturer and supplier of herbal extracts, cosmeceuticals, minerals and specialty fine chemicals. Celebrating its 20th year servicing the natural products industry, Sabinsa's mission is to provide alternative and complementary natural products for human nutrition and wellbeing. Over the past several years, the company has brought to market more than 50 standardized botanical extracts and privately funded several clinical studies in conjunction with prestigious institutions in support of these products. With more than 100 scientists working full time conducting ongoing research both in India and the United States, Sabinsa continues to develop and patent phytonutrients for the world market. Sabinsa has six state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in India dedicated to the production of herbal extracts, phytochemicals, biotech ingredients and supercritical extracts. In the U.S., the company operates a 42,000-square-foot facility in Payson, Utah, which provides cutting-edge capabilities for the development of capsules, tablets, bulk custom pre-mixes, drum-to-hopper blends, stick packs and powdered drinks. All of Sabinsa's facilities use effluent water treatment systems and are environmentally conscious and friendly. All products are intended for human consumption and certified Kosher. For more information visit www.sabinsa.com.
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