COPPELL, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 9, 2003--Mannatech, Inc. (Nasdaq:MTEX) announced today John Robert will assume the position of National Sales and Marketing Manager of Canada. Robert, formerly president of Robert Valcourt Ltd, an international consulting firm specializing in corporate expansions in Canada and Europe, will assume his new responsibilities effective immediately.
Robert will work with field leaders to develop and implement new sales and training programs for Canadian associates, as well as work with Mannatech's corporate office to monitor specific Canadian administrative issues.
"Mannatech is pleased to add such an experienced and proactive leader to our team," said Mannatech Chairman and CEO Sam Caster. "John's experience could not be better suited for growing our existing Canadian market and helping us to expand into Quebec."
Fluent in French and English, Robert's professional background includes extensive expertise and experience in nutraceuticals, multi-national sales and marketing strategies, as well as distribution, operations management and international product launches.
"I'm very excited to join the Mannatech family," said Robert. "I have admired their operation for quite some time and believe their patented technologies are the envy of the industry. The Canadian market has limitless opportunities and I can't wait to get going."
Based in Coppell, Texas, Mannatech, Inc. is a wellness solutions provider that develops innovative, high-quality, proprietary nutritional supplements, topical products and weight management products, which are sold through a global network marketing system throughout the United States and the international markets of Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, Japan and New Zealand.