IRVINE, Calif., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Sears Family Essentials, the functional food and beverage company rooted in the collective expertise of the Sears Family of Pediatricians, today announced Roeya Badri Vaughan has been appointed Vice President of Marketing. Vaughan brings to Dr. Sears Family Essentials a strong background in kid and family marketing and a successful fifteen year track record in consumer goods. In her new role, she is charged with driving awareness and sales of the doctor-formulated, kid-approved line of 100 percent all-natural snacks, beverages, and supplements.
"I am honored to work hand-in-hand with an intuitive and analytical marketer who is so passionate about the mission and the potential of Dr. Sears Family Essentials. As a mother, Roeya has already demonstrated a strong understanding of our core consumer, and she is dedicated to providing families with the right products and education to live healthy, strong and smart," said Tom Hicks, CEO. "With her experience and impressive achievements building brands, I am confident Roeya will help bring the Dr. Sears Family Essentials product line to a wider audience, ultimately benefiting families nationwide."
Vaughan most recently served as head of product marketing at Arbonne, where she spearheaded the re-launch of their flagship anti-aging skincare line, introduced a comprehensive cosmetics line, and developed a breakthrough line of nutrition products. Her experience also includes a management role at Mattel, Inc. where she led product development and marketing efforts for several brands within the girls' portfolio, including Barbie. In her new position at Dr. Sears Family Essentials, Vaughan will leverage her experience to increase awareness and exposure for the Dr. Sears Family Essentials brand and its innovative products, such as Popumz All-Natural Crisps and Cool Fuel beverages.
Earlier this year, Dr. Sears Family Essentials secured $5.6 million to accelerate company growth. More information about the company can be found online at www.drsearsfamilyessentials.com.
About Dr. Sears Family Essentials
Dr. Sears Family Essentials is a privately-held, functional food and beverage company rooted in the collective expertise of the Sears Family of Pediatricians, which features more than a century of combined medical knowledge. The company offers a doctor-formulated, kid-approved line of 100 percent all-natural snacks, beverages and supplements that provide essential daily nutrients, such as Omega-3 DHA, to help children grow healthy, strong and smart. Dr. Sears Family Essentials products are reflective of Dr. Bill Sears' lifelong dedication to children's health and wellness and the company's commitment to helping combat childhood obesity and Nutritional Deficit Disorder. Dr. Sears Family Essentials products are available nationwide at The Vitamin Shoppe, Whole Foods, independent natural health retailers and major regional grocery retailers including H-E-B, Meijer and Fred Meyer across the U.S., and online at www.drsearsfamilyessentials.com.
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