Meet our Team at Peak Nutritionals™
Ken Thomas - Technical Director Peak Nutritionals™
Ken is a professionally and university qualified Dairy / Food Technologist with substantial experience in numerous food and dairy related industries. With the winning combination of science, strong leadership and management skills, Ken has excelled in the field of Nutritionals, using state of the art research and product development notably for the Ascend sports nutrition brand. Ken has extensive knowledge when it comes to Whey Protein Concentrate, Whey Protein Isolates and Sports Nutrition as he has project managed many commercialised sports nutrition products successfully brought to market. Being a co-author of science and technical journals along with professional membership of Sports Dieticians of Australia, Dairy Innovations Australia Limited and Australian Society of Dairy Technology, Ken now divides his time providing consultancy services for dairy manufacturing, technology, nutrition, NPD and business development both domestically and internationally. Not shy of a challenge, Ken's strengths are his very broad depth of scientific knowledge and extensive business experience.
Eric Zammit - General Manager Peak Nutritionals™
Eric is the General Manager of Peak Nutritionals™ and has over 20 years of senior management and manufacturing experience in the dairy industry. He has a comprehensive knowledge of protein powders and functional products and strives for perfection in all his endeavours.
Eric is also a sporting enthusiast and has successfully competed in several state level Taekwondo championships, does regular weight training and recreational running. During the AFL season you will find Eric on the sidelines coaching junior football and encouraging a group of young men to achieve their goals. Not only does Eric work daily in the production of premium sports nutrition products, but he takes home his ethos of working at your best requires fuelling your body with the best. His drive and enthusiasm for the development of Peak Nutritionals™ has been invaluable.
Angie Mitsos - LogisticsAngie has worked in logistics for the past 17 years and has a thorough knowledge of the benefits of protein after spending the bulk of her career in the dairy industry. Despite working full time, Angie tries to squeeze in some exercise every day and never misses her Friday night ladies tennis session. Angie's husband trains daily, participates in triathlons and only gave up playing senior football last year. Angie's daughter has been a member of Tennis Australia's "Future Stars" program and now attends a sports academy to hone her skills. Her son plays cricket in summer, football in winter & enters athletics events all year round.
Health and nutrition are paramount to Angie & her family and incorporating Peak's protein powders into their diet gives them the energy they require to excel in both their professional and sporting endeavours. Angie is passionate about fitness & well-being and continually strives to be a role model for her kids and to support their sporting success.
Jane Turnbull – Sales & Marketing
Jane is an award winning sales and marketing professional with 7+ years in the FMCG industry, most notably with Musashi sports nutrition under the portfolio of Nestle. Leadership, relationship building and merchandising expertise, along with exemplary communication skills are what make her a stand out in her representation of an organisation. Its all in her attitude, tenacity and bubbling positivity that win over her clients. For the other 10+ years, Jane held specialist positions through her extensive career in PR, project & event management with a variety of marketing roles at prominent global organisations. Apart from her focus and motivation to deliver results on the work front, sports and fitness are part of Jane's lifestyle.
Jane is a passionate ballet dancer, regular runner and participates in fun runs, charity and fundraising fitness events. Jane oozes passion and injects energy when it comes to sports, fitness, looking good and eating healthily and that’s exactly what Peak Nutritionals™ is all about!