IRWINDALE, Calif., Jan 24, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Nellson Nutraceutical, Inc. ("Nellson"), the market leading outsourced formulator and manufacturer of functional bars and powders, announced today that Thomas J. Jagiela has joined Nellson as Vice President of Manufacturing.
Previously Vice President of Manufacturing of General Mills, Mr. Jagiela also served as Vice President of Production of The Pillsbury Company, where he began his career in 1981. With over two decades of food industry expertise across all temperature channels and methods of processing, packaging and distribution, Mr. Jagiela will have overall responsibility for Nellson's four manufacturing facilities in the U.S. and Canada.
"Thomas is a well-respected industry veteran with an excellent track record of designing and managing highly effective manufacturing operations for world-class food companies. His talents are sure to be a great benefit to our company and, most importantly, our existing partners," said Ben J. Muhlenkamp, President and CEO of Nellson.
Headquartered in Irwindale, California, Nellson Nutraceutical, Inc. is the market leading outsourced formulator and manufacturer of functional bars and powders designed to deliver customized nutrition to serve specific purposes such as diet/weight loss, energy/sports, bodybuilding, and wellness/medical.