LOS ANGELES, July 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Irwin Naturals, a leading producer of supplements and natural products, announced today that it has appointed Marc Washington as the company's CEO. The move comes in the wake of growing consumer demand for natural, healthy products and the company's ambitions to expand into new lines of business.
"Irwin Naturals is committed to delivering the best natural health products to meet the growing needs of consumers, which positions us for explosive growth," said Irwin Naturals founder and Executive Chairman, Klee Irwin. "We are thrilled to have Marc join our team because of his exceptional track record transforming and scaling health and wellness businesses."
Most recently, Washington served as President & COO of Beachbody, a $1 billion nutrition and fitness company. Prior to that, he acted as CFO of The Wonderful Company (formerly Roll Global), a $3.5 billion consumer products business focused on health and wellness. Washington holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a degree in Operations Research Engineering from Princeton.
"This is an exciting time for Irwin Naturals and the natural products industry, and I'm thrilled and honored to be taking on the CEO role for such a strong brand," Washington said. "Klee Irwin's marketing and product creation genius and his vision for where we will go inspired me to come on board. He has formulated a stunning lineup of transformative new products that will soon be ready for distribution. Needless to say, I am eager to build upon our solid foundation and help the company achieve an even greater level of impact and growth – while also increasing our emphasis on social good."
About Irwin Naturals
Founded in 1994, Irwin Naturals is the leading producer of soft-gel based herbal formulas sold in over 90,000 outlets and on IrwinNaturals.com. Over the past 18 months, Irwin Naturals has been ranked by AC Neilson as the fastest growing supplement brand in the country and is currently ranked as the second largest overall in the mass market.
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