Terry Lemerond has 45 years of experience in the health food industry as an owner of several health food stores and dietary supplement manufacturing companies. He has researched and developed over 400 nutritional and botanical formulations that continue to be top selling products on the market today.
Terry is an innovator in the industry. Among his advancements, Terry is credited with making several advancements to the US health food market, including:
- Introducing new products, like glucosamine sulfate, IP6, and black cohosh for menopause, that have become industry standards
- Initiating the concept of botanical standardization
- Pioneering complex formulations for specific health indications
He is the author of two books, Seven Keys to Vibrant Health and Seven Keys to Unlimited Personal Achievement. Terry resides in Green Bay, Wisconsin, where he also co-owns a European inspired natural food store, Terry Naturally.
Terry’s mission is to continue to introduce revolutionary natural products that will “Improve the Health of America.” In the past 45 years, he has accumulated a wealth of experience and knowledge in the field of health and nutrition, which he shares with others through radio shows, podcasts, educational webinars, and personal speaking engagements. Having experienced the life-changing effect of proper nutrition, exercise, and effective natural medicines himself, he is eager to help others reach their personal and health goals.
Terry’s long tenure as one of the natural health industry’s respected advocates has led to several career milestones. Here are some of his most noteworthy achievements.
Terry receives the first ABC Champion Award from the American Botanical Council (ABC) for his continued support of ABC’s educational mission since the beginning of the organization.
Terry is recognized by the Natural Products Association Southeast (SOHO 2014) with the President’s Award for his long-standing commitment to natural health and his significant contribution to the natural products industry.
Terry is the recipient of the President’s Award by the Natural Products Association Southwest, Healthfest 2010. The President’s Award recognizes Lemerond’s years of service and his “love, passion, and generous support for the natural products industry.
Terry is the recipient of the 2008 Natural Products Association Industry Champion Award. The Natural Products Association Industry Champion Award recognizes individuals who have made notable contributions to the natural products industry above and beyond commercial success.
Terry opens Terry Naturally with Debra and staff, a retail store offering the finest quality nutritional products, body care products, and fresh, natural, organic foods to the residents of Green Bay, Wisconsin.
After 15 years of scientific study by researcher A.K.M. Shamsuddin M.D., Terry introduces the breakthrough combination of IP-6 and inositol, an unprecedented immune-boosting supplement.
Terry introduces glucosamine sulfate, providing Americans with the first clinically supported nutritional supplement for healthy joint support. Creating the beginning of a $900 million dollar industry.
Terry leads the first U.S. manufacturer to produce peppermint oil in enteric-coated capsules, which allows the oil to reach the small intestine and eventually the colon, where it would be released for best results.
Terry introduces deglycyrrhizinated licorice, an extract widely used in Europe to support the mucosa of the stomach, to the U.S.
Terry introduces milk thistle, a natural liver support supplement, to the U.S. This comes after extensive scientific review of the merits of silymarin, an extract derived from the plant.
Terry introduces the herb Ginkgo biloba to the U.S. market.
Terry introduced botanical standardization to the U.S. supplement industry. A standardized product contains a consistent amount of one or more active ingredients, helping ensure consumers “get what they pay for.”