Pharma Tech Industries has hired Tu T. Tran as its
new Vice President of Sales & Marketing. Mr. Tran's primary
role will be developing and maintaining new supply chain
relationships with both vendors and potential customers. He comes
to Pharma Tech with more than 20 years of business development
experience, having worked extensively in the areas of
engineering, manufacturing, sales and marketing. Tu's strong
background in nutraceuticals will be especially useful as Pharma
Tech looks to expand its market share in this burgeoning sector.
Most recently, Mr. Tran served as Director of
Sales & Business Development for Nellson Nutraceutical, a
contract manufacturer for nutrition bars and powders. Prior to
that, he held business development positions with Archer Daniels
Midland, the H.J. Heinz Company, and Nestle USA, among others.
"Mr. Tran's sales and business development
experience will help Pharma Tech continue its growth trends,
particularly into the nutritional sector," said Tee Noland,
Chairman & CEO of Pharma Tech Industries. "His
demonstrated ability to forge successful relationships with brand
owners will help showcase our excellence in bringing seamless,
tailored end-to-end supply chain fulfillment services and
solutions across the prescription, OTC, nutraceutical, medical
device and wellness product segments."
Mr. Tran earned his MBA in Marketing from the
Weatherhead Graduate School of Management at Case Western Reserve
University, and his BS in Engineering from the Sibley School of
Mechanical Engineering at Cornell University.