PURE Bioscience Names VP

San Diego-based PURE Bioscience, a developer of antimicrobial compounds, announced today that it has named tom Myers as Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing. Myers has previously served at Idaho Milk Products, and also served at Weider Nutrition International, Puritan Quartz Pharmaceuticals, FruitSource Associates and FruitSource Confections, Nancy's Specialty Foods, Izaki Glico and Berkshire Hathaway Corporation. PURE biosciences said Myers will initially be focused on food science and food processing.