CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 20, 2018--
Innophos Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:IPHS) announced today the appointment of
Eugenia Erlij as Vice President, Marketing. Erlij will have
responsibility for Innophos’ brand and marketing strategy with a focus
on elevating the Company’s presence in the Food, Health, and Nutrition
(FHN) markets. She will report to Sherry Duff, Chief Marketing and
Technology Officer at Innophos.
With more than 24 years of industry experience, Erlij is an accomplished
marketing leader with a track record of driving growth through strategic
planning and execution. Erlij joins Innophos from Venn Growth
Collective, a consulting firm that she co-founded to create data-driven
growth strategies. Prior to that, she spent nine years at
Solenis/Ashland Water Technologies, where she held roles of increasing
responsibility, including Global Marketing Director and Commercial
Director, Food & Beverage. Earlier in her career, Erlij was Director,
Customer Marketing for L Brands and was a consultant in McKinsey &
Company’s Mexico City and Hong Kong offices.
Erlij will be responsible for developing a robust and agile marketing
organization that is strongly backed by science and technology. In
addition, she will be highly engaged in new product development and in
the Company’s M&A efforts.
“We are delighted to welcome Eugenia to the Innophos team,” said Duff.
“Eugenia brings deep insight and proven strength in developing and
employing successful marketing strategies. Her extensive experience will
be a critical driver in continuing to transform the organization from
product-driven to market-centric. She will work closely with our
technology and sales functions to implement plans that will sustain our
core business while growing our presence and capabilities in attractive
markets. Investing in highly-experienced professionals like Eugenia
reflects our commitment to excellence as we execute on our Vision 2022
“I am thrilled to join such a diverse and talented team,” said Erlij.
“As the Company evolves, we need to aggressively promote our brand and
continue to leverage science and technology to create greater value for
our customers. It is an exciting opportunity and I look forward to
contributing to Innophos’ transformation into an FHN market leader.”
Erlij received her MBA, Marketing from Columbia Business School,
Columbia University, and her BA, History from the University of Chicago.
She also completed graduate studies at The Johns Hopkins University
School of Advanced International Studies in Nanjing China.
About the Company
Innophos is a leading international producer of specialty ingredient
solutions that deliver far-reaching, versatile benefits for the food,
health, nutrition and industrial markets. We leverage our expertise in
the science and technology of blending and formulating phosphate,
mineral, enzyme and botanical based ingredients to help our customers
offer products that are tasty, healthy, nutritious and economical. In
2017 Innophos acquired Novel Ingredients and NutraGenesis, further
expanding its food, health and nutrition platform. Headquartered in
Cranbury, New Jersey, Innophos has manufacturing operations across the
United States, in Canada, Mexico and China. For more information, please
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Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended and Section 21E of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. As such, final results
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