LOS ANGELES, June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Nova LifeStyle, Inc. (NASDAQ: NVFY), a U.S.-based fast-growing, innovative designer, manufacturer and distributor of modern LifeStyle furniture, announced today that Marvin Liu, M.D. has been appointed Director of the Smart Health Furniture Division, effective June 16, 2015.
Dr. Liu brings over 17 years of experience to Nova LifeStyle and has an extensive track record in the Research and Development of pharmaceutical, medical device, diagnostic products in the U.S.A. and China. He has over 45 patents or patent applications and has been the recipient of awards including the National Distinguished Expert Award, Beijing, China, 2010 and the National Science Honor Roll, Beijing, China, 2015.
"We are delighted to welcome Dr. Liu as Director of the Smart Health Furniture Division here at Nova LifeStyle," commented Jeffrey Wong, CEO of Nova LifeStyle. "Dr. Liu is one of the top scientists and executives in the industry and his extensive experience, across both business and medicine both in the US and China, will prove invaluable as we work to establish Nova LifeStyle as a leader in the emerging Smart Health Furniture Sector."
Dr. Liu commented, "Nova LifeStyle's initiatives to commercialize a 'Smart Health Furniture' line are cutting edge and set the company apart from others in the sector. The innovative and technologically advanced furniture will monitor, record and deliver data directly from the bed to key medical care providers. I am very excited to lead the company down this path and to develop a line of furniture that caters to today's health-conscious consumers."
Dr. Liu has served as Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Pharmacology, Dartmouth Medical School Hanover, NH, 1995-1997, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Pharmacology, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE, 1992-1995, Sr Research Staff, Millennium Pharmaceuticals Inc., Cambridge, MA, 1997-1999, President at Beijing Coreway Sci-Tech Co. Ltd, Beijing, China since 2006 and Chief Scientific Officer at the National Key Lab of Southern West Pharmaceutical Resources in Nanning, China since 2012. Prior to these appointments, Dr. Liu was the CEO at Beijing Yili Biotech Institute in Beijing from 2000 – 2005.
Dr. Liu has an M.D. in Cardiology from Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China and an M.S. in Pharmacology at Baotou Medical College, China.
About Nova LifeStyle
Nova LifeStyle, Inc., a NASDAQ Global Markets Exchange listed company headquartered in California, is a fast growing, innovative designer, manufacturer and distributor of modern LifeStyle furniture; primarily sofas, dining rooms, cabinets, office furniture and related components, bedrooms, and various accessories in matching collections. Nova's products are made in the US, Europe, and Asia and include LifeStyle brands such as Diamond Sofa, Colorful World, Giorgio Mobili, Nova QwiK, and Bright Swallow International. Nova's products feature urban contemporary styles that integrate comfort and functionality incorporating upscale luxury designs appealing to LifeStyle-conscious middle and upper middle-income consumers in the U.S., China, Europe, and elsewhere in the world. To learn more about Nova LifeStyle, Inc., please visit our website at www.NovaLifeStyle.com or download the NVFY IRapp from the investor page.
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