Missouri City, TX -- (ReleaseWire) -- 05/20/2014 -- Alchem International has hired Tom Schrier as V.P. of business development and sales. Schrier will lead Alchem’s presence in the U.S. as it continues to expand its footprint in the dietary supplement, cosmetic and e-cigarette industries.
Schrier has over 24 years of experience in sales, marketing, compliance and regulatory affairs for a variety of pharmaceutical and nutritional supplement companies. Most recently, Schrier was V.P. of sales and marketing with Nascent Health Sciences where he helped launch Nascent’s PureQQ, a dietary supplement that he helped trademark and submit for FDA approval.
He served as director of sales for Kaneka, which manufactures dietary ingredients for the supplement, food and beverage industries. As account manager for Colloides Naturels International, Schrier helped open new markets for Acacia gum, a food emulsifier. He was also a senior account manager with Ashland Distribution where he was responsible for over 80 clients, including two multi-million dollar accounts.
Schrier has an MBA from Otterbein College, a Master of Science from Duquesne University and a B.S. from Saint Bonaventure University. He lives in Missouri City, Texas.
About Alchem International
Founded in 1935, Alchem International is a world-class, FDA-inspected manufacturer of plant-based chemicals for the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and cosmetic industries. Alchem exports its phytochemicals to the U.S. and over 35 countries. For more information on Alchem, visit www.AlchemInternational.com or www.NicSelect.com.
Alchem International is India’s largest herbal extracts manufacturer and supplier of plant-based chemicals to the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and cosmetic industries. With over 1,000 employees worldwide, Alchem has three manufacturing sites across India and four international divisions with teams in India, Europe, Hong Kong and the U.S. Over 90 percent of Alchem’s production is exported and sold to companies outside of India. Alchem has sold products to companies in 35 countries and has filed regulatory dossiers in over 20 countries. For more information, visit www.AlchemInternational.com.