Prolab introduces two science-based products
CHATSWORTH, Calif. Prolab Nutrition has introduced two new products—Prolab Beta Alanine Extreme and Prolab Advanced Caffeine—the company announced Wednesday.
According to the company, supplementing with beta-alanine has been shown to delay muscle-fatigue to help bodybuilders maximize their growth-stimulating reps. And Advanced Caffeine helps stimulate calorie-burning, enhances energy and performance, strengthens endurance and stamina, and delays the onset of muscle-fatigue.
Heinrich, Morfit named to AMO board of directors
SANTA ANA, Calif. Advanced Medical Optics on Wednesday announced the election of Daniel Heinrich and Mason Morfit to its board of directors, increasing the company’s board to 10 members.
Since 2003, Heinrich, 51, has been senior vice president and chief financial officer of The Clorox Company. Morfit, 32, is a partner at San Francisco-based ValueAct Capital Partners, a private investment partnership with more than $6 billion in assets.
ValueAct Capital is AMO’s largest stockholder.
“Dan and Mason each bring distinct experiences that will broaden and enrich our board,” stated Jim Mazzo, AMO chairman and chief executive officer. “Dan’s extensive financial expertise and understanding of the global consumer market will be immensely valuable as we execute our complete refractive solution strategy. Mason brings the perspective of a major stockholder with demonstrated governance and capital markets expertise. We are pleased to welcome both gentlemen as new directors and look forward to their contributions.”
NBA’s Brandon Roy signs agreement with CytoSport
BENICIA, Calif. CytoSport on Tuesday announced a multi-year spokesman agreement with the last season’s National Basketball Association Rookie of the Year Brandon Roy of the Portland Trail Blazers.
“We are excited to have Brandon join our family of sponsored athletes,” stated Greg Pickett, CytoSport president. “It’s been an exciting year here for us as we also signed Adrian Peterson of the Vikings this summer and have been working with Shaquille O’Neal since January. It will be great to work with Brandon early in his career, and we hope to have a long-standing relationship with him.”
Under the terms of the agreement, Roy will appear in print advertisements for CytoSport’s Muscle Milk and Cytomax products. Roy will also have a strong web presence on behalf of CytoSport.