“I am pleased to announce that Henry Burdick has joined our Board of Directors,” stated Dan Stauber, Chief Executive Officer.
For more than thirty-five years, Mr. Burdick has been an innovator and leader in the health & wellness sector. He co-founded Pharmavite, maker of the “Nature Made” brand of nutritional products, over the years holding different positions there as he served as Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer. He was involved with the acquisition of “Crystal Geyser Water” by Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (current owner of Pharmavite), and also ran Pharmanex (now owned by NuSkin), where he introduced several breakthrough branded nutraceutical products.
Most recently Mr. Burdick was a board member and Vice Chairman for Herbalife International where he was responsible for new product introductions in the areas of supplements, drinks, nutritional bars, skin and hair care.
Mr. Stauber continued, “Henry brings a vast amount of knowledge and experience in the area of nutrition, and his past track record of accomplishments speaks for itself. Henry will be involved in further strengthening our position as the highest quality ingredient provider, and he will spearhead our efforts in product development, most specifically, building a line of unique, proprietary, scientifically based ingredients and ingredient combinations.”
Mr. Burdick will be involved in product development, play a key role in the development of Stauber’s Scientific Advisory Board, and help in shaping the company’s overall strategic direction.