NBTY Names New CEO

December 6, 2010

NBTY Inc. (Ronkonkoma, NY) has named Jeffrey A. Nagel CEO. Nagel succeeds Scott Rudolph, who is staying on as chairman.

NBTY Inc. (Ronkonkoma, NY) has named Jeffrey A. Nagel CEO. Nagel succeeds Scott Rudolph, who is staying on as chairman.

Nagel comes to NBTY from General Electric Company, where he held senior leadership positions for markets including oil and gas, consumer electronics, technology, and aviation.

NBTY is a leading manufacturer, marketer, and distributor of nutrition supplements worldwide. Its brands include Nature’s Bounty, Vitamin World, Puritan’s Pride, Holland & Barrett, Rexall, Sundown, MET-Rx, Worldwide Sport Nutrition, American Health, GNC, DeTuinen, LeNaturiste, SISU, Solgar, Good ‘n’ Natural, Home Health, Julian Graves, Ester-C, and Natural Wealth.