Scott Svihula Joins Teas Etc as Operations Director

teas-etc113WEST PALM BEACH, FL – August 21, 2014 – Teas Etc. is pleased to announce that Scott Svihula has joined the Executive Leadership team as Director of Operations. Formerly with China Mist Tea Company, Scott brings with him years of Beverage Industry experience specializing in product development and quality control.

Scott will manage all aspects of Operations including; purchasing, production, regulatory compliance, research & development, and quality.

“I am excited to work with Scott”, said Beth Johnston, Founder and CEO of Teas Etc. “Operations is the life blood of what we do at Teas Etc. and has been a challenging position to fill. Finding someone who possesses the necessary technical skill set and that is aligned with the company core values is critical to organizational success. Scott is the right person for this position bringing the technical expertise, practical experience and is synchronized with our values and vision.”

“Teas Etc. represents an outstanding opportunity where I can make positive contributions to the overall growth and direction of the Company,” said Svihula. “I’ve always admired the Company’s commitment to quality and their innovative take on flavored, blended and high-end specialty teas.”

In addition to his work experience Scott has been actively involved with industry specific advisory boards, committees and certification programs, including Specialty Tea Institute, World Tea Academy, Tea Association of the USA and Specialty Coffee Association of America.

Teas Etc® is a recognized industry leader renowned for quality and trendsetting innovation in the evolving North American tea culture. The Company has provided premium quality award winning teas and modern accessories for over 16 years. Organic and Kosher certifications, a dedicated product development team, and integrated QA/QC systems further signify the Company’s commitment to quality. Teas Etc® is found online:

Media Contact: Newman Johnston, VP Marketing: 561-683-6838