ChromaDex Corp.—an innovator of proprietary health, wellness and nutritional ingredients that creates science-based solutions to dietary supplement, food and beverage, skin care, sports nutrition and pharmaceutical products—announced Monday that Will Black has joined the company as vice president of sales and marketing.
Black has held multiple leadership positions in the nutrition and health industry during the last 25 years. Most recently, Black was COO of Natreon, Inc., a New Jersey-based botanical ingredient company. Previously, he held executive positions at DSM Nutritional Products as global head of marketing in Basel, Switzerland, and vice president of marketing and communications in Parsippany, New Jersey. Before DSM, Black held senior sales, marketing, business development and strategy development positions at The Solae Company, the initial nutritional ingredient business group of the DuPont Company.
“I have known ChromaDex and have followed their impressive growth and success for a number of years," Black said. “I am very excited and proud to join their leadership team and look forward to working with the rest of the dedicated management team at ChromaDex and their Board.”
Frank Jaksch, co-founder and CEO commented, “We are delighted to have Will as part of the ChromaDex team to help lead our future growth initiatives. His business experience and background are a great fit with our science and evidence-based culture and professional approach to the nutrition and health industry.”