Executive Appointments Announced at Rexall Sundown

Apr 19, 2001, 01:00 ET from Rexall Sundown, Inc.

    BOCA RATON, Fla., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Two executive appointments have
 been announced by Rexall Sundown, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Royal
 Numico, N.V.
     Kelly Michols has been promoted to the position of Executive Vice
 President, responsible for all domestic and international Sales, Sales
 Operations and Special Projects, including the exploration and expansion of
 global opportunities and key retailer relationships.  He reports directly to
 Tim Richerson, President.
     Michols joined Rexall Sundown in 1995 as Vice President, Sales Operations,
 Sundown Vitamins.  He was appointed Vice President of Field Sales in 1997,
 named Senior Vice President, Sales, in July 1999 and promoted to Senior Vice
 President and General Manager in October, 2000.
     The Company also announced the appointment of Jeffrey Corbitt to Senior
 Vice President and General Manager responsible for the company's global
 marketing, trade marketing and advertising activities.  He reports directly to
 Tim Richerson.
     Throughout his 20-year career, Corbitt has held several executive and
 managerial positions with leading consumer packaged goods companies, including
 the Gillette Company and Playtex Products, Inc.  At Playtex, he held various
 positions, most recently as Vice President of Sales for the Personal Products
 Division.  Corbitt brings to his assignment at Rexall Sundown a broad base of
 experience in field sales, category management, retail operations, trade
 promotions, business planning and launching of new brand initiatives.
     Rexall Sundown, Inc. develops, manufactures and distributes vitamins,
 herbals, nutritional supplements and other consumer health products. Royal
 Numico, N.V. is a world leader in specialized nutrition, including infant
 formula, clinical nutrition and nutritional supplements, available under such
 well-known brands as Sundown(R), Met-Rx(R), GNC, Enrich, Rexall Showcase
 International, Nutricia, Milupa and Cow & Gate.  Headquartered in the
 Netherlands, Royal Numico operates in more than 100 countries and employs more
 than 28,000 people.  Visit the company websites at www.rexallsundown.com and
 www.numico.com.
 
 

SOURCE Rexall Sundown, Inc.
    BOCA RATON, Fla., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Two executive appointments have
 been announced by Rexall Sundown, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Royal
 Numico, N.V.
     Kelly Michols has been promoted to the position of Executive Vice
 President, responsible for all domestic and international Sales, Sales
 Operations and Special Projects, including the exploration and expansion of
 global opportunities and key retailer relationships.  He reports directly to
 Tim Richerson, President.
     Michols joined Rexall Sundown in 1995 as Vice President, Sales Operations,
 Sundown Vitamins.  He was appointed Vice President of Field Sales in 1997,
 named Senior Vice President, Sales, in July 1999 and promoted to Senior Vice
 President and General Manager in October, 2000.
     The Company also announced the appointment of Jeffrey Corbitt to Senior
 Vice President and General Manager responsible for the company's global
 marketing, trade marketing and advertising activities.  He reports directly to
 Tim Richerson.
     Throughout his 20-year career, Corbitt has held several executive and
 managerial positions with leading consumer packaged goods companies, including
 the Gillette Company and Playtex Products, Inc.  At Playtex, he held various
 positions, most recently as Vice President of Sales for the Personal Products
 Division.  Corbitt brings to his assignment at Rexall Sundown a broad base of
 experience in field sales, category management, retail operations, trade
 promotions, business planning and launching of new brand initiatives.
     Rexall Sundown, Inc. develops, manufactures and distributes vitamins,
 herbals, nutritional supplements and other consumer health products. Royal
 Numico, N.V. is a world leader in specialized nutrition, including infant
 formula, clinical nutrition and nutritional supplements, available under such
 well-known brands as Sundown(R), Met-Rx(R), GNC, Enrich, Rexall Showcase
 International, Nutricia, Milupa and Cow & Gate.  Headquartered in the
 Netherlands, Royal Numico operates in more than 100 countries and employs more
 than 28,000 people.  Visit the company websites at www.rexallsundown.com and
 www.numico.com.
 
 SOURCE  Rexall Sundown, Inc.