NEW YORK, Dec. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Twinlab Consolidation Corporation (TCC), an industry-leading health and wellness company committed to developing, acquiring and growing top brands and a wholly-owned operating subsidiary of Twinlab Consolidated Holdings, Inc. (OTCPK: TLCC), is pleased to announce the addition of Wade Nolte as Executive Vice President, Supply Chain.
"I am excited and inspired by having Wade Nolte join TCC and its family of companies," said CEO, Tom Tolworthy. Tolworthy continued, "As an experienced senior executive who has enjoyed a highly successful twenty-seven year career in the foods and nutraceuticals sectors, Wade is the ideal leader for enhancing our supply chain capabilities, securing significant operational synergies, and building scale on a global basis to create value for all of our stakeholders."
Prior to joining TCC, Nolte worked with Century Foods International, the manufacturer of nutritional products in the Specialty Foods Division of Hormel Foods Corporation. Most recently, Wade had overall strategic and operating responsibility for global supply chain management and he played a leading role in integrating Hormel's acquisition of CytoSport, the maker of Muscle Milk products.
Nolte's decision to join TCC was inspired by the company's mission, its future goals and TCC's commitment to take on an ever increasing industry-leadership role in the nutraceuticals sector. "I am excited both about Tom's vision and TCC's recent acquisition of Organic Holdings, the parent company of Reserveage™ Nutrition. I look forward to making significant contributions in meeting the needs of today while helping to lead the way towards realizing TCC's vision."
In his new role, Nolte will have management accountability for all supply chain capabilities of the corporation including demand planning, purchasing and procurement, production planning, manufacturing operations, and inventory management. Nolte will serve as a member of the company's Executive Committee and will chair TCC's Operations Committee.
About Twinlab Consolidated Holdings, Inc.
Twinlab Consolidated Holdings, Inc. ("TLCC"), is the parent holding company of Twinlab Consolidation Corporation, an industry-focused health and wellness company committed to developing top brands. With a strong focus on employee ownership, TLCC aligns the interest of all stakeholders and has a portfolio of products that are made in America using the finest ingredients from around the world. In addition to its namesake brand, Twinlab®, established in 1968, TLCC, through TCC and its subsidiaries, also manufactures and sells other well-known category leaders including the Metabolife® line of diet and energy products; the Twinlab® Fuel line of sports nutrition products; Alvita® teas, established in 1922 as a single-herb tea line; Trigosamine® joint support products; and premium nutritional and anti-aging / wellness supplements under the award winning Reserveage™ Nutrition family of brands. TCC also owns NutraScience Labs, which serves as its contract manufacturing division. Twinlab's manufacturing facility located in American Fork, Utah is an NSF GMP and NSF GMP for Sport certified facility. Visit www.tchhome.com for more information.
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