BOHEMIA, N.Y., -- NBTY, Inc. (Nasdaq: NBTY) (http://www.NBTY.com), a leading manufacturer and marketer of nutritional supplements, today announced it has appointed Harvey Kamil as President of NBTY. Scott Rudolph will continue to serve as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Harvey Kamil has been Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since joining NBTY in 1982. He holds a BBA and an MBA and is a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Management Accountant. Additionally, Mr. Kamil currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Council for Responsible Nutrition and the National Nutritional Foods Association.
NBTY Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Scott Rudolph stated, "As the Company has grown, we have broadened our management team. Harvey's knowledge of NBTY and the nutritional supplement industry will continue to provide us with the momentum to deliver on our key objectives. He will remain the Chief Financial Officer and manage all aspects of finance and administration."
NBTY is a leading vertically integrated U.S. manufacturer and distributor of a broad line of high-quality, value-priced nutritional supplements in the United States and throughout the world. The Company markets more than 1,500 products under several brands, including Nature's Bounty(R), Vitamin World(R), Puritan's Pride(R), Holland & Barrett(R), Nutrition Headquarters(R), American Health(R), Nutrition Warehouse(R) and Dynamic Essentials(R).
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