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Mr. Charles Kosmont I.

President and Chief Executive Officer

Next Pharmaceuticals Inc

Direct Phone: (949) ***-****       

Email: c***@***.com

Next Pharmaceuticals Inc

360 Espinosa Road

Salinas, California 93907

United States

Company Description

(Irvine, CA)- Next Pharmaceuticals' patented proprietary botanical ingredient Relora®, in a new double blind placebo controlled clinical trial, has been shown to help over-weight stressed individuals maintain or lower their weight. The outcome of this stu... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Chairman

Steven Roberts Original Desserts LLC

President

MET-Rx

Chief Financial Officer and Co-Founder

Westbrae Natural , Inc.

Chairman

Rocket Farms Inc

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Monterey Peninsula Horticulture, Inc.

Chairman

Fabe's Natural Gourmet

Affiliations

Founding Board Member
Orange County Business Bank

Advisor - Agribusiness
Key & Company LLC

Education



California Agricultural Leadership Program

B.S.
Business Administration
SUNY Albany

BS
Business Administration
State University of New York at Albany

Bachelors of Science

University at Albany

MBA

Marshall School of Business at USC

MBA

Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California

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Charles I Kosmont, Advisor - ...

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Charles I Kosmont, Advisor - Agribusiness Irvine, CA

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Charles I Kosmont Charles is a venture capitalist and private equity investor, with prior experience as CEO and Co-founder of Next Pharmaceuticals, a company that extracts ingredients from plants. Charles was also President of MET-Rx , the sports nutrition company, CFO and co-founder of Westbrae Natural, now part of Hain Foods in New York, and Chairman of Growers Transplanting, a supplier to commercial vegetable growers.
He began his career with Princeton/Montrose Partners where he became General Partner. Charles has a B.S. in Business Administration from SUNY Albany and an MBA from the Marshall School of Business at USC. Most recently, he became a Founding Board Member, Orange County Business Bank, Nationally chartered, an FDIC insured institution.


Advisory Board | Key & Company LLC

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Charles I Kosmont, Advisor - Agribusiness Irvine, CA

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Charles is a venture capitalist and private equity investor, with prior experience as CEO and Co-founder of Next Pharmaceuticals, a company that extracts ingredients from plants. Charles was also President of MET-Rx , the sports nutrition company, CFO and co-founder of Westbrae Natural, now part of Hain Foods in New York, and Chairman of Growers Transplanting, a supplier to commercial vegetable growers.
He began his career with Princeton/Montrose Partners where he became General Partner. Charles has a B.S. in Business Administration from SUNY Albany and an MBA from the Marshall School of Business at USC. Most recently, he became a Founding Board Member, Orange County Business Bank, Nationally chartered, an FDIC insured institution.


Bios :: Rocket Farms

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Charles Kosmont Chairman & CEO

Mr. Kosmont's involvement with Monterey Peninsula Horticulture (the parent company of Rocket Farms and Growers Transplanting) began in 1984 while a partner of the venture capital fund that financed MPH's technology development He is Chairman and CEO of MPH and its largest shareholder.
Mr. Kosmont is Chairman of Steven Robert Original Desserts ( www.originaldesserts.com), Fabes Natural Gourmet ( www.fabesnatural.com), and Next Pharmaceuticals ( www.nextpharmaceuticals.com). In addition, Mr. Kosmont is a founding board member of the Orange County Business Bank ( www.ocbusinessbank.com).
Mr. Kosmont received his MBA from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California and his Bachelors of Science from the University at Albany. He is a graduate of the California Agricultural Leadership Program.


Next Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Personnel and Management Team

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Charles I. Kosmont

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Charles Kosmont
Co-founder, Chairman and CEO
Charles Kosmont is Co-founder, Chairman and CEO of Next Pharmaceuticals.He has had a multi-faceted career in managing and investing in food, agribusiness and nutrition companies.In 1997, Mr. Kosmont co-founded Next Pharmaceuticals, LLC.
Mr. Kosmont is also Chairman of Fabes Natural Gourmet, Inc., Salinas, CA. In addition, he was President of the MET-Rx companies, Irvine, CA during its time of rapid growth.MET-Rx was one the largest sports nutrition companies in the United States with national distribution in health, natural and mainstream retail stores.
Previously, Mr. Kosmont was Co-founder and CFO of Westbrae Natural, Inc.
(originally named Vestro Foods), based in Carson, a publicly traded company that acquired and managed natural food companies.After completing the Entrepreneur Program with honors and receiving his MBA from the Marshall School of Business (USC) in 1982, Mr. Kosmont joined and later became a Partner of Princeton/Montrose Partners, a venture capital limited partnership, which invested in food and agribusiness companies.
He is a graduate of the California Agricultural Leadership Program and a founding Member of the Board of Directors of the Orange County Business Bank; a publicly traded, state chartered, FDIC insured banking institution.


Key & Company - Investment Bankers for Food and Agriculture

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Charles I Kosmont Advisor - Agribusiness

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Charles is a venture capitalist and private equity investor, with prior experience as CEO and Co-founder of Next Pharmaceuticals, a company that extracts ingredients from plants.Charles was also President of MET-Rx , the sports nutrition company, CFO and co-founder of Westbrae Natural, now part of Hain Foods in New York, and Chairman of Growers Transplanting, a supplier to commercial vegetable growers.
He began his career with Princeton/Montrose Partners where he became General Partner.Charles has a B.S. in Business Administration from SUNY Albany and an MBA from the Marshall School of Business at USC.Most recently, he became a Founding Board Member, Orange County Business Bank, Nationally chartered, an FDIC insured institution.

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