Company Bios

  • Dr. Pailla M. Reddy President and CEO
  • Dr. Reddy began his career 23 years ago working in various positions for leading pharmaceutical companies in Lagos, Nigeria and India.

    Dr Reddy founded Bactolac Pharmaceutical Inc. in 1995 operating in 5000 square feet in Westbury, NY with the vision to build the company into a full service turnkey dietary supplement manufacturing operation. Bactolac Pharmaceutical Inc., now a Multi-million dollar Corporation operating in a 315,000 square feet in Hauppauge, NY, continues to grow under Dr. Reddy’s successful leadership.

    Dr. Reddy is a graduate of Osmania University in India where he earned a BS degree in Chemistry with a concentration in genetics and botany. He later earned his Masters and Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from Kanpur.

  • Renee Reynolds Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
  • Ms. Reynolds has served as Corporate Secretary, Chief Financial Officer of the Company since May 2006. Prior to joining the company, Ms. Reynolds has served as Corporate Controller and Chief Financial Officer for Direct Marketing and Media companies for 20 years. Ms. Reynolds also has served as CEO of her own financial consulting company, Reynolds Financial Solutions.

    At the start of her career, Ms. Reynolds had spent several years in public accounting with KPMG on Long Island at which point she became a certified public accountant in the state of New York and is a member of the AICPA. Ms. Reynolds graduated cum laude from Hofstra University with a BBA degree in Accounting in 1982.

  • Vanessa Jackson Director of Quality Assurance
  • As Bactolac’s Director of Quality Assurance, Vanessa is responsible for the development, coordination, and implementation of internal policies and procedures that ensure the manufacture of quality products that meet customer specifications and federal regulations (21 CFR 111:Current Good Manufacturing Practice in Manufacturing, Packaging, Labeling, or Holding Operations for Dietary Supplements). She joined the Quality Control Department in 2000 as a quality control chemist and also served as QC Lab Manager, QC Manager, and Senior QC/QA Manager prior to being named Director of Quality Assurance in 2011. Vanessa holds two degrees: a BS in forensic toxicology from John Jay College of Criminal Justice, where she graduated magna cum laude, and a BA in psychology from Stony Brook University.

  • Dr. Venkat Reddy Guduru Director Of Quality Control & Chief Scientific Officer
  • Dr. Guduru assists Bactolac Pharmaceutical Inc. in areas such as Quality Control, Analytical Research and Development, Formulation, and in the preparation of SOPs and other necessary documentation in order to maintain cGMP compliance.

    Dr. Guduru holds a Ph.D. in Chemistry where he also taught at Western Michigan University. Dr. Guduru performed extensive research in Green Chemistry with a focus to better the environment through the remediation of radioactive materials. He has published articles in internationally recognized journals such as Heterocycles and Analytical Chemistry.

  • Hanuman Rao Davuluri Director of Operations
  • Mr. Davuluri is the currently the Director of the Formulation Department and Production Manager since October 2000. From 1987 to 1999, Hanuman worked as a production supervisor at SOL Pharmaceutical, Hyderabad, India. With his Chemistry and documentation background, he develops, controls and implement the guidelines and procedures of documentations for the formulation department; he assists in planning and supervision of the production activities and quality control process.

    Mr. Davuluri holds a bachelor Degree in Chemistry Science from Nagarjuna University, Nagarjunanagar, India (1985), and a post Graduate diploma in personnel management, industrial relation and labor welfare from Andhra Pradesh Productivity Council, Hyderabad, India (1987).

  • Pylla Chandrasheker Reddy Director of Production
  • Mr. Reddy is currently the Director of Production at Bactolac since February 2000. Pylla planned and coordinates the production activities related to the processing of pharmaceuticals and veterinary products. He also planned and control production schedules, developed and implemented operating methods and Quality Control procedures. Prior to Bactolac, he worked as a production supervisor, veterinary products for Protech Pharmaceutical, Ltd, India.

    Mr. Reddy holds a bachelor degree in veterinary science and master degree in veterinary science (1996) from Acharya N.G. Ranga Agriculture University, Hyderabad, India.

  • Mr. Gregory Pusey Assistant Secretary
  • Gregory Pusey is assistant secretary and a director of Bactolac Pharmaceutical, Inc. and has been affiliated with Bactolac since 1999.

    Mr. Pusey has been engaged in the development of a number of private and public companies over the past 30 years as a founder, consultant, director and an officer. He has previously been a director, chairman, officer of several publicly and privately held companies. He continues to be an active consultant to Venaxis, Inc. a publicly traded diagnostic company.

    Mr. Pusey is the President and a director of Cambridge Holdings, Ltd. (CDGD) a small business development company.

    Mr. Pusey graduated from Boston College with a BS degree in finance in 1974.

  • Jeffrey G. McGonegal Assistant Secretary
  • Mr. McGonegal has served as Corporate Secretary of the Company since February 2000. Since 1997, Mr. McGonegal has served as Managing Director of McGonegal and Co., a company engaged in providing accounting and business consulting services. Mr. McGonegal served as a consultant to the Company in connection with the recent acquisitions. From 1974 to 1997, he was an accountant with BDO Seidman LLP. While at BDO Seidman LLP, Mr. McGonegal served as managing partner of the Denver, Colorado office. Mr. McGonegal is a member of the board of directors of The Rockies Venture Club, Inc. and Colorado Venture Centers, Inc. He received a B.A. degree in accounting from Florida State University.