RENO, Nev., May 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE via COMTEX) -- Martin Nutraceuticals Inc. (Pink Sheets:MTNU) is pleased to announce the addition of Mr. Andre Poirier to their executive team. Mr. Poirier brings over 30 years of sales experience in the nutraceuticals field in the province of Quebec.
Mr. Poirier specializes in liaison with major retailers which have included Wal-Mart, the Jean Coutu Group (PJC, Brooks Pharmacy and Eckard Drugstores), McKesson, Familiprix, Shoppers Drug Mart, Uniprix, and Costco. Mr. Poirier will also spend time supervising the Martin Nutraceuticals Sales Team in Eastern Canada, with a heavy emphasis in the province of Quebec.
"Mr. Poirier has already shown that he is a great asset to the Martin team. His skills, reputation and contacts are a huge asset to any company, and we at Martin Nutraceuticals are especially pleased to have him on board," states Harvey Panesar, President of Martin Nutraceuticals Inc.
"Andre's relationship with some of these major companies is enviable and we are so excited to have him on the Executive team, overlooking sales at Martin," says Dr. Tony Martin, head of Research and Development at Martin Nutraceuticals Inc. "Andre will add a great dynamic to Martin, one that will certainly bring great sales to through the door."
"The addition of Andre comes at a great time. We have been focusing a great deal on getting our products into the marketplace, as well as preparing some high profile marketing campaigns in order to increase brand recognition and exposure in the weeks to come," concludes Mr. Panesar.
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