Florida Supplement continues to grow and expand its service offerings to provide complete solutions for tablets, capsules, and powder manufacturing and packaging. Founded in 1995, Florida Supplement has experienced phenomenal growth over the past few years and recently announced the addition of significant new management personnel. Florida Supplement added management in all key areas of the business. “We added experienced veterans from the industry to ensure we continue on the path as one of the top manufacturers in the industry,” said Doug Brown, president of Florida Supplement.
The new management team includes:
Marisol Avila joined Florida Supplement with almost 30 years of experience in various levels of Quality Control in pharmaceutical, over the counter (OTC) and nutritional supplements. Her most recent experience was as the Quality Director for medium sized South Florida OTC and supplement manufacturer. As an experienced professional with many years of experience developing, implementing and cultivating a quality organization, Avila is responsible for additional GMP certifications in 2013 in her role as the Quality Director of Florida Supplement.
Mike Cielensky is a leader with experience managing sales organizations across many segments in the nutritional supplement industry. Most recently, Cielensky ran the sales group for a large branded ingredient supplier in Florida and was the VP of sales for one of the largest contract manufacturers and packagers of OTCs and Nutritional Supplements in South Florida. He continues in this role at Florida Supplement as Vice President of Sales.
Paulo Hala is the Director of International Sales & Marketing for Florida Supplement. Hala was the Managing Director at a leading global manufacturer of unique feminine healthcare products, as well as a Senior Manager at Procter & Gamble for over 10 years. His international experience allows Florida Supplement to more effectively meet the needs of clients in all international markets - with a special focus on Latin America.
Marlon Pineda was most recently responsible for all night shift packaging operations at the largest contract packager of nutritional supplements in South Florida. In addition he held various management and supervisory positions for over 15 years in the pharmaceutical industry. Pineda is a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and is charged with managing the packaging groups at Florida Supplement, ensuring continuous improvements and strict adherence to quality.
Florida Supplement is a customer driven nutritional supplement manufacturer that prides itself on high quality, competitive pricing, and quick turnarounds. “I believe that quality has to be in the mindset of every manager and every employee in order to truly be a quality focused company” Brown continued. “We partner with our customers, combining our supplement manufacturing and packaging expertise to build long-term successful relationships. Contact us today to find out how this partnership will work for you.”