Ron Wheelwright has joined Kyowa Hakko USA as senior sales manager for the Northwest region, effective Jan. 1.
Ron brings more than 20 years of experience in various sales positions in the dietary supplement and functional foods industries. His experience includes working with chelated minerals and omega-3. Most recently, he was regional account manager with Bioriginal Food & Science, a leading supplier of essential fatty acids.
He holds a BA from Weber State University (Ogden, Utah) and an MBA from the University of Utah.
About Kyowa Hakko USA
Kyowa Hakko USA is the North American sales office for Kyowa Hakko Bio Co. Ltd., an international health ingredients manufacturer and world leader in the development, manufacturing and marketing of pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals and food products. Kyowa is the maker of branded ingredients including Cognizin® Citicoline, Lumistor® L-Hydroxyproline, Pantesin® Pantethine, Setria® Glutathione, as well as Sustamine™ L-Alanyl-L-Glutamine. For more information visit kyowa-usa.com.