Optimum Nutrition Pumps Up Blood Bank

In addition to consistently providing customers with exceptional quality and value, Optimum Nutrition strives to give back to the community in ways that impact many lives for the common good.

Aurora, IL, October 02, 2008 --(PR.com)-- Athletes and health-conscious individuals across the country and around the world recognize Optimum Nutrition (ON) as the name behind 100% Whey Gold Standard™, the sports nutrition industry’s best-selling protein powder. In addition to this reputation for leadership, ON has a long tradition of giving back to the community, and on September 19th employees at two of the company’s Aurora, Illinois facilities gave dozens of units of blood to area hospitals through Heartland Blood Centers.

“Optimum Nutrition’s blood drive has become an annual event complete with employee picnic,” said Donna Vajko, ON’s Human Resources Manager. “Doing our part to make sure local hospitals have an adequate supply of blood and blood products is an extension of our commitment to contributing to quality of life. The same corporate citizenship can be seen in our generous donations food pantries and other charity efforts.”

Founded in 1987, Optimum Nutrition exercises strict hands-on quality controls over every step of in-house manufacturing operations to assure unprecedented consistency in product taste, texture, mixability and purity. The company maintains two distinct brands – Optimum Nutrition and American Body Building – each offering a comprehensive line of powder, liquid, energy bar, capsule and tablet supplements.


For more information on Optimum Nutrition
or the company’s charitable involvement
visit www.optimumnutrition.com.
Or contact Tim Weigard at 630-236-0097.
700 N. Commerce Street, Aurora, IL 60504
Optimum Nutrition
Tim Weigard