Degussa BioActives has great pleasure in announcing the following personnel appointment:
Jack Chenault has been newly appointed as Director Sales and Marketing for Dietary Supplements in North America based in Champaign, Illinois. Mr. Chenault has spent the past two years working in Germany as the Business Manager responsible for Functional Foods within Degussa BioActives. Previous to his position in Germany, Mr. Chenault held various sales and marketing management positions within Lucas Meyer before it was acquired and became part of Degussa in January 2000.
Gary Shap has been recently appointed to Sales Manager Northeast Region.
Mr Shap was previously with Daiichi Fine Chemicals and also held various sales & Technical positions with Cognis Health and Nutrition.
Degussa BioActives specializes in a wide range of health-promoting ingredients for the food and dietary supplement industry. Technical information on Degussa BioActives' full line of ingredients can be found on the web site at www.degussa-bioactives.com.
Degussa is an entirely newly-formed, multinational corporation with sales of EUR12.9 billion and a workforce of some 53,400. In fiscal 2001, the corporation generated operating profits (EBITA) of more than EUR1 billion. Degussa's core strength lies in highly effective system solutions tailored to the requirements of its customers in over 100 countries throughout the world. Its activities are led by the vision "Everybody benefits from a Degussa product – every day and everywhere".