SPEAKER

Phil Vigeant

Co-Founder and CEO
PlantFusion and Reliance Private Label Supplements

Phil Vigeant co-founded the Plantfusion Brand in 2010 as a division of Reliance Private Label Supplements, a premier private label and contract manufacturing organization that specializes in pre-certified natural supplements, plant protein, probiotics and organic products. PlantFusion is a pioneer in vegan, plant-based nutrition that offers allergen free, nutrient dense products that delight the senses and include unique ingredients sourced globally.

Vigeant grew up in the natural products industry, working in his family owned and operated natural products store in New Jersey. Prior to Plantfusion and Reliance, Vigeant worked in the banking and finance industry.

Vigeant fulfilled his entrepreneurial aspirations and passion for the natural products industry when he purchased Reliance in 1995. In addition to his CEO role, he also serves as Chief Innovation Officer driving product development for both divisions. He speaks regularly on product innovation and serves on the Committee for Product and Label Integrity at the NPA. His personal life includes his passions for family, fitness, healthy eating, and the outdoors.

Today, PlantFusion and Reliance operate out of a state of the art 126,000 sq. ft. facility in New Jersey that is NSF, UL, Halal, and Organic Certified.

SESSION:

Sports Nutrition & Active Lifestyles: Ingredients, Demographics & Market Whitespace