Mannatech appoints new senior vice president
Mr Bala's role will be global in scope, encompassing the responsibilities of the company's president of international operations, John Price, who has left the company to pursue other interests. From 1992 to 2006, Mr Bala served as COO for Britt Worldwide, one of Amway's networking marketing organizations. While with Britt Worldwide, Mr Bala led the company's sales and marketing campaigns, training, motivational seminars, development of business support materials, and technology tools. He was also heavily involved in the launch and re-launch of over 40 international markets that propelled international sales volume to more than $500 million. Terry Persinger, president and CEO of Mannatech, said: "We are extremely pleased to announce Al's addition to our executive management team. In addition to more than 20 years of domestic and international experience in network marketing, Al's proven record includes growing a major direct sales organization to $750 million, reaching more than one million people in 60 countries. We are fortunate to have Al leading Mannatech's enhanced focus on sales growth and international expansion."