Boca Raton, Florida (PRWEB) October 07, 2013
Nutritional Products International (NPI), a world-leading sales and marketing firm that specializes in working with nutritional, nutraceutical and health and beauty brands, has welcomed Dr. Nick Ruggiero to its board of directors.
One of the most highly respected private practice chiropractors in the nation, Dr. Ruggiero has administered medical care to hundreds of professional athletes, musicians, celebrities and performers. He will lend his expertise to NPI and its recently launched division, NPI Global Export.
“I am pleased to join NPI’s board of directors,” said Dr. Ruggiero. “My life’s work has been devoted to sports medicine and fitness, and so joining the board will help me further pursue my professional and personal goals. By contributing to the efforts of NPI and its clients, I can help improve the general awareness on and availability of sports nutrition products. In all, I believe that this opportunity will lead to very good things for both the NPI team and the brands it serves.”
Dr. Ruggiero is the president of the International Professional Sports Doctor Association and is the official chiropractor for the NHL’s Florida Panthers. He also served as the official chiropractor of the 2003 NHL All-Star Game. In his career as a practicing chiropractor, Dr. Ruggiero has provided medical services to patients from the NFL, World Wrestling Federation and UFC, as well as numerous professional boxers, golfers and Olympic athletes.
NPI is a leading sales and brand management firm that specializes in the nutraceutical, health and sports nutrition industries. The company provides innovative distribution services to brands worldwide, offering a fast track to the U.S. market. Dr. Ruggiero’s fellow board members include Dr. Joseph Purita, a renowned medical researcher who has spent decades pioneering technologies related to stem cells and platelet-rich plasma therapy, as well as Reid Eckert, a certified nutrition counselor of more than 20 years with extensive knowledge in how vitamins, minerals, herb and food supplements address the seven main systems of the body.
The firm’s recently launched division, NPI Global Export, offers American brands better access to established distribution channels in more than 100 countries throughout North and South America, Asia, Australia,Middle East,Europe and Africa. Its international infrastructure allows clients to gain direct and immediate access to foreign markets, helping them establish their brands internationally and experience real sales growth.
“We are very excited to have Dr. Ruggiero as the newest member of our board,” said Mitch Gould, CEO of NPI. “His expertise in the field of sports medicine will prove quite valuable to our clients, and this is another example of the outstanding value NPI delivers due to the skill and experience of our team.”