NuAxon Bioscience Promotes Tena Edwards to Chief Operating Officer
Bloomington, IN: (January 10, 2019) Today, NuAxon Bioscience’s Board of Directors and Executives proudly announce Tena Edwards as the new Chief Operating Officer (COO). NuAxon manufactures and distributes botanical products around the world and is headquartered in Indiana, USA.
Garish Soman, the Board Chairman of NuAxon and the CEO of NuAxon’s sister company Nisarga Biotech PVT Ltd, stated that "Tena’s promotion is long overdue, as she is a valuable member of the NuAxon team. Her current appointment as COO greatly strengthens our board". Tena Edwards began as a finance manager with the company when it was founded in 2012. She became the Operations and Facilities Manager in 2013, and is vital to the company’s inner and outer workings. She was promoted to COO on January 1 of this year.
NuAxon manufactures and produces organic herbal products, including supplements, powders and vapors. The company works closely with Nisarga Biotech PVT Ltd . All of NuAxon’s innovative herbal supplements are made exclusively from plants that are grown and harvested on their jointly owned certified organic farms located south of Mumbai, India. Nisarga Biotech is a company that manufactures a wide range of CO2 extracted essential oils and herbal concentrates that are used across the globe in the natural product and organic industry. Rebel Herbs and Intelligence Tree Botanicals are two lines of innovative organic herbal products that are under NuAxon.The company is certified organic, eco certified and certified by IMOswiss AG, under the "Fair for Life" program.
The companies’ operations are sustainable. Not only do they grow their own organic produce, but they also gather and educate local farmers on organic and sustainable growing practices. The company funds local farmers’ certification and contracts them to grow and supply herbs and spices. The company looks to build a long term revenue engine for everyone in its chain of supply. The company has established that its workers are paid 20% more than the average wage for their positions. This has helped over 400 employees living in India provide a better life for their families. Furthermore, this method provides the crucial processes that the company has for full control of its product from soil to shelf, in addition to minimizing environmental impact.
by: Megan Schaeffer