Cyanotech Appoints Jole Deal as CFO
Cyanotech has appointed Jole Deal as chief financial officer (CFO), vice president (VP) of finance and administration, treasurer and secretary. Deal succeeds Deanna Spooner, who resigned. Deal was CFO of Puretek Corporation, a private manufacturer of nutritional supplements, generic pharmaceuticals and beauty care products, based in San Fernando, California, from 2009.
Previously she was divisional vice president (VP) and controller of Pharmavite, manufacturer/marketer of Nature Made vitamins and dietary supplements, based in Northridge, for four years, before which she held Pharmavite positions as director, sales and marketing finance for four years; director, financial planning and analysis / manager, financial planning & analysis for eight years; and manager, intercompany projects for three years. Previously, she was audit senior at Touche Ross / Deloitte & Touche.