Tetra Natural Health Adds New Leaders to its Commercial Operations
Derek Theriault, National Sales Director
Michael Olders, Director Operations and Logistics
ORLEANS, Ontario, Jan. 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tetra Natural Health, a subsidiary of Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc., a leader in cannabinoid-based drug discovery and development (TSX VENTURE:TBP) (OTCQB:TBPMF), is pleased to announce that Mr. Derek Theriault has been hired as National Sales Director and Michael Olders has been hired as Director Operations and Logistics.
Derek Theriault, National Sales Director – has 20 years’ experience within the pharmaceutical industry and has held various sales and leadership roles during this time. He was pivotal to the launch of several companies including the development of their sales forces and penetration of the Canadian market. Derek has a proven track record for strategically building market-share for several brand name medications, over-the-counter (OTC) drugs and natural products. Derek is recognized for his ability to lead sales teams as well as to help grow the talent base within the organization while reaching and surpassing the milestones that were set forth. He is also known for his passion for coaching, his strong ethical standards and his ability to respond to seize opportunities.
Michael Olders, Director Operations and Logistics – With more than two decades of experience, Michael has held several leadership positions in Operations and Logistics in a variety of industries. Having worked for small privately-owned businesses as well as large multinational corporations, he is known for finding ways to increase efficiencies while lowering costs, often using technology to achieve significant positive results. Teamwork, communication and integrity are hallmarks of Michael’s approach to growing business and profits and exceeding goals. He studied at Selwyn House School, Collège Brébeuf and McGill University, and is passionate about continuous learning, technology, his family and the Montreal Canadiens.
“I am very proud to add Derek Theriault and Michael Olders to the Tetra Natural Health management team. Their combined solid experience and track records with OTC drugs and natural health products will enable us to grow our portfolio of products and our commercial results significantly over the coming year and contribute to the consolidated results of Tetra Bio-Pharma,”
says Richard Giguere, Chief Executive Officer of Tetra Natural Health.
About Tetra Natural Health:
Tetra Natural Health inc. is a subsidiary of Tetra Bio-Pharma inc. that focuses on identification, development and marketing of hemp or cannabis-based natural health products, or cannabinoids-based products authorized for sale by Health Canada.
About Tetra Bio-Pharma:
Tetra Bio-Pharma (TSX-V: TBP) (OTCQB: TBPMF) a biopharmaceutical leader in cannabinoid-based drug discovery and development with a Health Canada approved and FDA reviewed clinical program aimed at bringing novel prescription drugs and treatments to patients and their healthcare providers. Tetra Bio-Pharma has subsidiaries engaged in the development of an advanced and growing pipeline of Bio Pharmaceuticals, Natural Health and Veterinary Products containing cannabis and other medicinal plant-based elements. With patients at the core of its mission, Tetra Bio-Pharma is focused on providing rigorous scientific validation and safety data required for inclusion into the existing bio pharma industry by regulators, physicians and insurance companies. For more information visit: www.tetrabiopharma.com
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Source: Tetra Bio-Pharma
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