Natural Products Association Hires Corey Hilmas to Serve as Senior Vice President of Scientific and Regulatory Affairs
Jun 3 14
The Natural Products Association (NPA) announced that Corey Hilmas, MD, Ph.D., has been hired to serve as its new Senior Vice President of Scientific and Regulatory Affairs. Prior to his most recent position, he served as Senior Toxicologist for Dietary Ingredients at the FDA.
Natural Products Association Appoints Three New Directors
Oct 23 12
Natural Products Association announced that it has appointed three new directors. Frank Jaksch, president, CEO and co-founder of ChromaDex Inc.; Michele Lobo, vice president of nutrition body care for Presence Marketing/Dynamic Presence; and John Montague, DC, founder and owner of Web Vitamins Inc. Jaksch and Lobo were appointed by the supply council to fill two vacancies and will represent the supplier side of the association. Montague was elected by the NPA East Region as its president and will serve as the region's designated representative to the NPA Board. He also will represent the retailer side. Frank Jaksch of Irvine, Calif., is the president, CEO and co-founder of ChromaDex Inc. Additionally, he has more than 20 years of management, sales, marketing and business development experience. Michelle Lobo of Boulder, Colo., has been in the natural products industry since 1992. With a background in nutrition and body care, she started as HABA manager at Alfalfa's Market while also serving as co-owner of Zents Inc., a boutique body care brand. John Montague, DC, of Windsor, Conn. in 1996, Montague founded Web Vitamins Inc. In addition to joining the national NPA Board, Montague has been elected president of NPA East.