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CytoSport Appoints New President – Chief Executive Officer


CytoSport, a producer of sport nutrition protein beverages in the US, has named Michael Pickett as president and CEO. His father, Greg Pickett, who led the company with him since its origin, will step down as president and CEO but remain as the chairman of the board of directors. Michael Pickett was formerly the Chief Operating Officer of the company.

Greg Pickett said: “I have great confidence in Michael’s leadership and keen business judgment. We have been partners in the exceptional growth of CytoSport from the very beginnings of the company. The company is growing very rapidly largely as a result of Michael’s efforts.”

Michael Pickett said: “I look forward to further developing and strengthening our position as the leader in enhanced, protein-based functional beverages. We have an exceptional organization and I take great pride in working with this team.”

The company also declared other promotions within the executive team. Nikki Brown who previously served as vice president of marketing has been promoted to chief marketing officer and was elected to the board of directors.

David Weber, who previously served as CFO, has been promoted to COO. Mr Weber will oversee all financial and operational functions of the company. Mike Dittman, who formerly served as vice president of finance, has been promoted to CFO.

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Friday, January 19, 3:41 pm

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