Mike Derrington brings knowledge, experience and passion to Hollison as Executive Vice President for Sales and Marketing. Mike’s 40-year career includes senior roles with DuPont and Solae. Most recently, he worked for DuPont Nutrition & Health, where he served as Senior Director for Dietary Supplements/Pharma/Nutritional Product Sales for North America, based in St. Louis, MO. In that role, Mike was a highly successful leader in managing and directing the expansion of sales and market share growth of Dupont’s high-value probiotics, dietary protein and fiber-based ingredient and supplement businesses – a perfect fit for Hollison.
Mike also held several senior sales roles with Solae, which was acquired by DuPont and became part of the Nutrition & Health division in 2012. He was also president of MD & Associates, which focused on helping small- to mid-size company executives create and implement go-to-market strategies and create internal cultures for turn-arounds of underperforming sales and marketing disciplines.
A native of Evansville, IN, Mike holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Murray State University in Murray, KY. He and his wife, Betsy, and their son Michael II, live in St. Louis, MO. Contact Mike at [email protected].