Irvine, CA (PRWEB) September 1, 2010
Irvine, Calif. PRWEB) September 1, 2010 -- Scilabs Nutraceuticals, Inc.™, an industry leader in nutraceutical manufacturing, today announced it has appointed Jeff Fernandez as its new Chief Business Development Officer. Jeff will join the current executive team of Paul Edalat (CEO), Bryan Coy (VP of Operations), as well as Jim Shires (VP of Sales), who recently came on board after working with industry leaders, including Met-Rx and Next Protein.
Jeff has more than 20 years of diversified retail experience in operations, purchasing and category management. He has a proven success record of managing multi-million dollar health and personal care categories at some of the world’s largest retailers including Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. and Amazon.com.
During his tenure at Amazon.com, Jeff helped build the business from nothing, to more than $100 million in revenue, over a five year period. He played a crucial role in launching the Health and Personal Care store, where his responsibilities included building and managing additional sub-categories such as, sports nutrition, vitamins, weight loss, health care OTC, and sexual wellness.
“We are extremely fortunate to have Jeff join our team, as he is one of the most sought after executives in the industry,” said Paul Edalat, Chairman and CEO of Scilabs Nutraceuticals. “We are already in line with our 2010 expected revenues and growth, and with Jeff on board, we are confident that we will exceed these numbers. With our recent hires and facility expansion, I believe we have built one of the strongest executive teams and companies in the nutraceutical manufacturing industry.”
“I am thrilled to join this team of smart and talented executives,” said Jeff Fernandez, Chief of Business Development Officer of Scilabs. “I am eager to leverage my retail industry expertise and knowledge to help Scilabs become the go-to manufacturing facility for top nutritional brands.”
Scilabs Nutraceuticals Inc.™, is an FDA audited and licensed, contract nutraceutical manufacturer based in Irvine, CA. For more information about Scilabs, please visit: http://www.Scilabs.net/
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