NORTHRIDGE, Calif. Pharmavite earlier this month named James Brooks to vice president, science and technology.
"We are very enthusiastic about James joining the Pharmavite team," stated Connie Barry, Pharmavite president and chief executive officer. "The more than 20 years of management experience be brings fromthe food science, plant physiology and product development sectors will help further solidify Pharmavite as an industry leader committed to offering high-quality, science-based products. We also look forward to leveraging his development and research experience on soy-based nutritional products to drive growth for the SOYJOY business in theU.S."
Brooks, who will report to Barry, previously served as the head of research and product development for Bolthouse Farms, a privately held company that sells retail beverages, juice concentrates, fiber and fresh produce. He has also held research and development and senior scientific positions with Syngenta in the Netherlands, Campbell Soup Co., Nestle and Abbott Laboratories.