Stevia Nutra Corporation (OTC:BB STNT)– (The Company)
, an Agro-Management company focussed on stevia agronomics, announced today that Mr. David Foo, Chief Operating Officer of Ecologica Co. Ltd., a venture development company involved in natural resource, infrastructure and agro-forestry project development, has been named as the Company’s VP Operations for Southeast Asia.
Mr. Foo began his development career with a Masters from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia in 2003. After graduating, he went on to be a development director for foreign investors on several agronomy projects in Cambodia before becoming the Chief Operating Officer at Ecologica Co. Ltd. in 2009.
“As head of Ecologica’s operations in Asia-Pacific, we expect that Mr. Foo’s business and agro-development experience will play a key role in our success in Cambodia and the region as a whole,” said Company President Brian Dicks. “We are excited to have Mr. Foo join our management team and look forward to his contributions as we move forward.”
“I am confident that my extensive network of contacts within the public and private sectors of Cambodia will prove highly valuable for the Company,” said Mr. Foo. “In addition, my experience within the agro-forestry operations division of Ecologica will be very constructive as we proceed in the region.”
Stevia Nutra is an Agro-Management company focused on stevia agronomics which includes plant breeding, proprietary agricultural practices and post-harvest techniques. Stevia Nutra intends to invest heavily in R&D and IP acquisition and manage large-scale plantations for the production of high value stevia products.
Stevia Nutra is dedicated to utilizing best agronomic and business practices to demonstrate the sustainability and profitability of stevia production. By subscribing to, and implementing the performance standards published by the World Bank, Stevia Nutra is committed to becoming the premier producer of the highest quality stevia. Stevia Nutra recognizes the potential this remarkable plant has to reduce the global epidemic of obesity and diabetes and promote general good health. The Company's priority will be to embrace sustainability for smarter innovation and profitable growth.