Stratum Nutrition has expanded its sales efforts in the dietary supplement industry by hiring Kimberly Austin as National Sales Manager. Austin brings more than 13 years of sales, marketing and procurement experience working in the dietary supplement, consumer healthcare and pharmaceutical industries.
"Kim has a wealth of sales and marketing expertise working with branded ingredients in the dietary supplement market," notes Vince Sciacca, Sales Director, Americas for Stratum Nutrition. "We are excited about bringing her experience and positive reputation in the industry to the Stratum Nutrition team."
Prior to joining Stratum Nutrition, Austin worked for five years as Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Natural Health Science, Inc. the exclusive supplier of one of the leading global branded ingredients in the market today, Pycnogenol(R). Kim was responsible for maintaining and growing the business of manufacturers and retailers that carry the Pycnogenol brand. Kim has worked with Wyeth Consumer Healthcare—Solgar Vitamin and Herb, Wyeth Pharmaceuticals and Rexall Sundown.
She holds a B.S. in Marketing with an MBA from Nova Southeastern University. As National Sales Manager, Kim will identify and develop business with manufacturers and marketers of dietary supplements utilizing the Stratum portfolio of branded specialty ingredients. Kim now resides with her family in Brookline, MA. To contact Kim, e-mail [email protected].
About Stratum Nutrition
Stratum Nutrition, a Novus International Business, focuses on nutrition through functional and specialty ingredients for manufacturers and marketers of foods, beverages and dietary supplements. Stratum leverages the Novus core competencies in nutritional research and innovation as well as the corporate commitment to protecting the environment by considering economic, environmental and social factors to ensure that its ingredients offer safe, efficient and sustainable health solutions. Stratum offers a portfolio of branded, value-added ingredients that are progressive, safe and reliable. These ingredients are based on consumer need, supported by science and the backing of a trusted multinational company. To learn more about Stratum Nutrition, please visit www.StratumNutrition.com or contact [email protected].