Nutrastar International Inc. is a leading China-based nutraceutical company which produces and distributes its primary product – dry engineered Chinese Golden Grass (Cordyceps Militaris) along with organic and specialty foods in China.

Chinese Golden Grass, actually a type of mushroom, is one of the most highly regarded herbal nutrients in Chinese culture. The company believes it is the largest manufacturer of engineered Chinese Golden grass in China. According to the China Market Monitoring Center, Nutrastar International has a 19 percent market share for the product. For more information on the company and its products, visit the following website

The company announced today that Robert Tick has been appointed as its new chief financial officer. He brings a vast array of experience and expertise in accounting, financial reporting, capital raising and US-Chinese corporate relations to Nutrastar. His experience will prove useful as the company plans to increase its stock valuation, expand its shareholder base and move to another stock exchange.

Mr. Tick most recently was the CFO and corporate secretary for ANDA Networks, a telecom network equipment supplier operating in North America and China. He joined ANDA in 2003 as corporate controller and assistant secretary and was promoted to vice-president of finance in 2005 and chief financial officer in 2007.

Mr. Tick also held the position of corporate controller for Zambeel, an enterprise network attached storage company where he was responsible for managing financial and accounting duties. He is an actively licensed CPA in California and is fluent in both verbal and written Chinese.