Michael Roddy – President
Beginning his career in the personal care field, Michael spent five years in operations management for a leading distribution organization. After joining the nutritional industry, his focus became raw material sourcing and supply chain, where he developed numerous personal relationships with key manufacturers and growers around the globe. Transitioning to a business development role at TR Nutritionals allowed Michael to maximize the value of his relationships and 18 years of industry experience.
Nick Bain – Vice President
Since graduating from Napier University in Edinburgh, Scotland with a Bachelor of Science degree in Life Sciences, Nick has amassed over 23 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and nutritional industries. Beginning his career in the industry as a formulator and technical writer, and then transitioning to operations and sales where he held Director-level positions at industry-leading companies, Nick has a wide-ranging grasp of the nutritional industry and its unique challenges.
Hieu Thai – Vice President, Operations
After obtaining a Bachelors Degree in Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, GA, Hieu spent 7 years in sales and business development at a tech giant based in Atlanta honing his skills in the business world. Looking for a change of scenery from life in a large corporation, Hieu has brought his business acumen and tech-like attention to detail to the nutritional industry where he has spent over 10 years in operations management.
Mao Jian – Vice President, Supply Chain
Following his interest in the sciences, Mao Jian obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Biochemistry from Fudan University, Shanghai, China, one of the country’s top universities. Since graduating, he has focused his skills exclusively on the nutritional industry where he has spent over 19 years building relationships with top manufacturers of botanical extracts, vitamins and other specialty supplements. Few individuals can match Mao Jian’s sourcing abilities, and inside knowledge of China’s nutritional industry.
Deanne Dolnick – Regional Sales/Science Director
Having graduated with a Master’s degree in Science with an emphasis in nutrition, Deanne entered the dietary supplement industry in 1999 with an advanced knowledge of biochemistry and the function of nutrients in the human body. She has been recognized as an educator and public speaker. Her expertise then enabled her move into sales where she has excelled for the past 11 years. Deanne’s experience and accomplishments are an ideal match to support the continued growth and success of TR Nutritionals.
Alex Polin – Regional Sales Manager
Fresh out of university with a degree in Marketing, Alex jumped head-first into the nutritional industry and has remained here, honing his skills and industry knowledge, ever since. With a broad range of experience, including regulatory affairs, product development, marketing and brand management, he came to realize that sales was the path for him. Alex’s diverse industry experience and extensive relationships in the Northeast market tie in perfectly with TR’s growth objectives in the region.