CHANNAHON, Ill., December 2, 2002 – Loders Croklaan Lipid Nutrition, a global leader in lipid-based health ingredients, hired Jennifer Haberman as their west coast account manager. Focusing on the supplement, nutritional bar and ready-to-drink beverage industries, Ms. Haberman’s primary responsibility will be market development for Clarinol™ CLA (conjugated linoleic acid) and Marinol™ Omega-3 fish oils. She will report to David R. Lewis, business unit manager, North America.
“Jennifer is an experienced veteran who really knows and understands the supplement industry,” said Lewis. “Under her skilled guidance, we are confident that our Clarinol and Marinol sales will continue on an aggressive growth path.”
Prior to joining Loders Croklaan, Ms. Haberman was a Senior Technical Sales Representative with EM Industries, an affiliate of Merck KGaA, for two years. While there, she achieved new business for nutraceutical ingredients and excipients through direct sales to the nutritional supplement, functional food, and pharmaceutical industries. Before EM Industries, Ms. Haberman was a Technical Sales Manager with Shade Foods Inc., for three years, selling confectionery coatings and cereal particulates to major accounts on the west coast.
Ms. Haberman earned a bachelor of science degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 1987 and conducted graduate studies in food science and technology at the University of California in 1989.
Loders Croklaan is a global leader in the supply of lipid-based health ingredients (nutritionally active components of oils and fats). The company offers a variety of branded products that have resulted from their intensive lipid research program, including: Clarinol™, CLA for weight management and immune system support; Marinol™, fish oil concentrates (Omega-3, EPA, DHA) for cardiovascular health, brain development and joint health; Membranol™, fractionated lecithin (Phosphatidyl Choline) for cardiovascular health, liver health and memory improvement; Gammanol™, gamma linolenic acid (GLA) concentrates for women’s health; and Betapol™, human milk fat replacers for baby food. Headquartered in Wormerveer, The Netherlands, the company has manufacturing facilities around the world and is ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certified. More information about Loders Croklaan and its products can be found on the Internet at www.lipidnutrition.com. Additional information about its CLA product, Clarinol™ can be found at www.clarinol.com.
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