2017

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Lifetime Achievement Award by the Indian American Kerala Cultural And Civic Center (IAKCCC)

Sami-Sabinsa group founder Muhammed Majeed, Ph.D. has been bestowed with Lifetime Achievement Award by the Indian American Kerala Cultural And Civic Center (IAKCCC). The much-acclaimed award is given to an individual deemed by the IAKCCC members of having high caliber and exceptional contributions made to the society. This honor, presented to Dr. Majeed underscores his unwavering dedication and significant contribution made to ‘nutraceuticals’ and ‘cosmeceuticals’ industries and his commitment to provide ‘total health and wellness’ to people across the globe

Dr. N. Kalyanam, President R&D, Sabinsa Corporation received the prestigious award on behalf of Dr. Majeed from Dr. Thomas Abraham, Founder & Chairman, GOPIO International

Lifetime Achievement Award by the Indian American Kerala Cultural And Civic Center (IAKCCC)
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Dr. Majeed awarded outstanding NRI Businessman of the Year 2017 on July 28, 2017

Dr. Muhammed Majeed, Founder-Chairman, Sami-Sabinsa Group awarded Outstanding NRI Businessman of the Year 2017

Dr. Muhammed Majeed, Founder-Chairman, Sami-Sabinsa Group awarded Outstanding NRI Businessman of the Year 2017

Dr. Muhammed Majeed receives award from Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on March 1st, 2017


Dr. Muhammed Majeed, Chairman & Managing Director of Sami Labs receives award from Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on the occasion of 65th Annual Celebration of Alumni Association of Trivandrum Medical College on March 1st, 2017

65th Annual Celebration of Alumni Association of Trivandrum Medical College

2016

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Dr. Majeed receives Excellence in Research and Development Award from Honorable Finance Minister of Kerala Sri T.M Thomas Issac

Dr. Majeed receives Excellence in Research and Development Award from Honorable Finance Minister of Kerala Sri T.M Thomas Issac at the Emerging MSME Award organised by DC Media on August 25, 2016 at Hycinth, Trivandrum

Dr. Majeed receives Excellence in Research and Development Award

Sabinsa founder Muhammed Majeed Ph.D. was honored for his pioneering role in building the nutraceuticals industry as he was inducted into the Hall Of Legends at Natural Products Expo

Sabinsa founder Muhammed Majeed Ph.D. was honored for his pioneering role in building the nutraceuticals industry as he was inducted into the Hall Of Legends at Natural Products Expo West on Friday March 11, 2016 in Anaheim California. Shaheen Majeed, Sabinsa's Marketing Director, accepted the award on his father's behalf.

Sabinsa receives Pioneer Award

Dr. Majeed receives Global Innovation & Excellence from Mr. K.V. Thomas Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee of Parliament

Dr. Majeed receives Global Innovation & Excellence from Mr. K.V. Thomas Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee of Parliament at the second NIB award, organised jointly by the Ernakulam Press Club and the Public Relation Council of India (PRCI) in Kerala on 20th February 2016

Sami Labs receives Global Innovation Award

Dr. Muhammed Majeed, Founder & Chairman Sami-Sabinsa group was honored by Chief Minister of Kerala Shri Ommen Chandy

Dr. Muhammed Majeed, Founder & Chairman Sami-Sabinsa group was honored by Chief Minister of Kerala Shri Ommen Chandy at the Trivandrum Medical College Grand Alumni Convention held on 19th February 2016

Grand Alumni Convention

2013

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Nutra Excellence Award

13th - 16th March 2013.

Sami Labs won the "Nutra Excellence Award – Best company in the field of Research & development" in the 8th Nutra Summit - India held in Mumbai.

Nutra Excellence Award

2012

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Sami Labs Received the Amulya Award

Karnataka State Innovation Council and Department of Industries and Commerce. The award was presented for having filed an application entitled Oleanoyl Peptide Composition, Process And Methods Thereof before the Indian Patent Office.

Sami Labs Received the Amulya Award

Sami Labs wins National Award for R&D. (Food 360 Awards)

Dr. Muhammed Majeed, Founder & Managing Director of Sami Labs, receiving the award during the Ceremony held at Hyderabad on November 5, 2012. Also seen in the photo (Left to Right): Mr. Shivkumar - FICCI, Mr. J. A. Choudary - FICCI, Mr. Manohar - Speaker of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly, Mr. I. Y. R. Krishna Rao (I A S, Special Chief Secretary - Agri Marketing, Go AP), Mr. Kali prasad, Mr. Kapil MohanMethods Thereof before the Indian Patent Office.

Sami Labs wins National Award for R&D. (Food 360 Awards)

2010

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Daniel B. Stateman Award

May, 14

Dr. Majeed receiving the Daniel B. Stateman Award for Distinguished Alumni from Dr. David Taft at Long Island University’s 121st Graduation ceremony in Brooklyn, New York

Daniel B. Stateman Award

2008

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Certificate of Excellence for Exports

December 19
Certificate of Excellence for Exports

Certificate of Excellence for Exports from Federation of Indian Export Organisations. Award was given by the Union Minister of Textiles Mr. Shankar Singh Vaghela in the presence of Smt. Pratibha Patil, The President of India.

 

2007

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Export Excellence Award from Federation of Karnataka Chamber of Commerce & Industry

June 16
Export Excellence Award from Federation of Karnataka Chamber of Commerce & Industry

Dr. Muhammed Majeed receiving the export excellence award for the year 2006-2007

2006

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Award for Selenomethionine and ForsLean®

February

Sabinsa Corporation, a manufacturer and supplier of high quality herbal extracts, cosmeceuticals, minerals and specialty fine chemicals, was awarded a product merit award by Nutrition Business Journal (NBJ) for their branded L- (+) Selenomethionine compound, Selenium SeLECT ®, and an investment in science and Research award for Forslean ® , the company’s branded and patented coleus forskohlii extract ingredient used to improve body composition.

NBJ a research, publishing and consulting company serving the nutrition, natural Products and alternative health care industries, present their annual Business Achievement awards to companies fore their distinguished achievements in large, mid-size and small companies; growth in ingredient suppliers; stock performance; investment in science and research; efforts on behalf of the industry; personal achievement; Environment and sustainability; social responsibility; customer services and education; And product merit. Awards will be presented to attending companies in a special ceremony at the NBJ Newport Summit, July 26 – 28, 2006, in Dana point, Calif.

“We are pleased to be recognized by Nutrition business Journal for not only our commitment to producing ingredients of the highest quality, but our continual investment in proprietary research to further validate the safety and efficacy of our offerings,” stated Todd Norton, president, Sabinsa corporation.

Forslean was honored with the investment in science and research award because of the Numerous scientific studies completed and published in 2005 confirming its safety and Efficacy in increasing lean body mass and optimizing body composition. “body composition and hormonal Adaptations Associated with Forskolin Consumption in overweight and obese Men “ published in the Journal of obesity Research, “ Effects of coleus forskohlii extract supplementation on body composition and markers of health in sedentary overweight Females” published in the Journal of the International society of sports Nutrition and a Third study Conducted by the Kasturba Medical college in Manipal, India, all revealed that subjects receiving Forslean showed statistically significant increases in lean body mass levels and reductions in body fat percentages, body weight and body mass index with no adverse side effects.

The product merit award recognized the advantages of Selenium SeLECT, the most bioavailable , pure and safe form of selenium and the worldwide quality standard for Selenomethionine Standards for heavy metal content, however, in nee .Selenium SeLECT has always been well within U.S. Pharmacopeia standards for heavy metal Content , however, in 2005 Sabinsa further tightened specifications to ensure it continues to exceed increasingly stringent worldwide regulations. Selenium SeLECT was also exempted from the European Union Food Supplements Directive, which sought to ban more then 300 “potentially unsafe” supplement ingredients. A recent study entitled “Effectiveness of selenium supplements in a low Selenium area of China” published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition showed Selenium SeLECT to be nearly twice as bioavailable as inorganic forms of selenium. Additionally, Selenium Select was certified by NSF International and received Frost & Sullivan’ s Technology Innovation Award for the U. S.

2005

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Thomas Alva Edison Patent Award for Tetrahydropiperine

November 11
Thomas Alva Edison Patent Award for Tetrahydropiperine

Sabinsa Corporation, has been awarded the Thomas Alva Edison Patent Award for 2005 in the Enabling Technology/Small Company category for US Patent 6,849,645 for the invention titled “Method of increased bioavailability of nutrients and pharmaceutical preparations with tetrahydropiperine and its analogues and derivatives”. The Thomas Alva Edison Patent Awards, which recognizes the most revolutionary product innovations and important scientific breakthroughs originating in New Jersey, was presented at the Research & Development Council's annual fall Basking Ridge. Sabinsa Corp oration also received this award in 2004 for its U.S. Patent #5,804,596 for the invention titled, “Method of preparing a forskolin composition for use in promoting lean body mass and treating mood disorders”.

Companies throughout New Jersey are invited to submit patents for consideration for the Thomas Alva Edison Patent Awards. Each patent is reviewed thoroughly by the Council, which is comprised of senior representatives from industry, academia and government. Winners are then chosen based on their exceptional merit.

The Research and Development Council of New Jersey, which has instituted this award is a non-profit organization dedicated to cultivating an environment that supports the advancement of research and development throughout New Jersey. The Council is comprised of senior representatives from industry, academia and government. In fact, many R&D Council members represent today's Fortune 100 companies.

 

2004

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Thomas Alva Edison Patent Award for ForsLean from Research & Development Council of New Jersey , USA

November 11

Sabinsa Corporation, has been awarded the Thomas Alva Edison Patent Award for 2005 in the Enabling Technology/Small Company category for US Patent 6,849,645 for the invention titled “Method of increased bioavailability of nutrients and pharmaceutical preparations with tetrahydropiperine and its analogues and derivatives”. The Thomas Alva Edison Patent Awards, which recognizes the most revolutionary product innovations and important scientific breakthroughs originating in New Jersey, was presented at the Research & Development Council's annual fall Basking Ridge. Sabinsa Corp oration also received this award in 2004 for its U.S. Patent #5,804,596 for the invention titled, “Method of preparing a forskolin composition for use in promoting lean body mass and treating mood disorders”.

Companies throughout New Jersey are invited to submit patents for consideration for the Thomas Alva Edison Patent Awards. Each patent is reviewed thoroughly by the Council, which is comprised of senior representatives from industry, academia and government. Winners are then chosen based on their exceptional merit.

The Research and Development Council of New Jersey, which has instituted this award is a non-profit organization dedicated to cultivating an environment that supports the advancement of research and development throughout New Jersey. The Council is comprised of senior representatives from industry, academia and government. In fact, many R&D Council members represent today's Fortune 100 companies.

Companies throughout New Jersey are invited to submit patents for consideration for the Thomas Alva Edison Patent Awards. Each patent is reviewed thoroughly by the Council, which is comprised of senior representatives from industry, academia and government. Winners are then chosen based on their exceptional merit.

The Research and Development Council of New Jersey, which has instituted this award is a non-profit organization dedicated to cultivating an environment that supports the advancement of research and development throughout New Jersey. The Council is comprised of senior representatives from industry, academia and government. In fact, many R&D Council members represent today's Fortune 100 companies.

Thomas Alva Edison Patent Award for Tetrahydropiperine
 

New Jersey Kerala Association

New Jersey Kerala Association

Dr Muhammed Majeed honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the New Jersey Kerala Association. Seen in the picture (L to R): Alex Koshy Vilnilam, Ravindranath Pande, James Mukkadan and Dr Muhammed Majeed.

Prestigious Ellis Island Medal of Honor

November 11
Dr. Muhammed Majeed, founder and CEO of Sabinsa Corporation, a manufacturer and supplier of herbal extracts and specialty fine chemicals, was chosen by the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations (NECO) to receive its prestigious Ellis Island Medal of Honor.

Dr. Muhammed Majeed, founder and CEO of Sabinsa Corporation, a manufacturer and supplier of herbal extracts and specialty fine chemicals, was chosen by the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations (NECO) to receive its prestigious Ellis Island Medal of Honor.

This award, which is sanctioned by the U.S. Congress, is presented to Americans of diverse origins to recognize their leadership, commitment and service to their own ethnic group and to American society. Dr. Majeed was presented with the medal at a gala event held on May 15th, 2004 , on Ellis Island , New York.

“I am very proud to receive this honor and be recognized for the work I do here in the United States and in India ,” said Dr. Majeed. “I believe strongly in NECO's mission to preserve and celebrate ethnic diversity, and to promote advancement and tolerance among all ethnic groups.”

Muhammed Majeed was born and raised in Kerala , India . He emigrated to the United States in 1975, shortly after graduating with a degree in pharmacy from Kerala University . Upon arriving in the United States , Majeed began working for top pharmaceutical companies including Pfizer, Inc., Carter Wallace and Paco Research in Progressively responsible research positions. He also continued his graduate studies, receiving his Ph.D. in Industrial Pharmacy from St. John's University , New York in 1986. In 1988, Dr. Majeed founded Sabinsa Corporation, a company that was set up to market more than thirty standardized botanical extracts, several of which are derived from Indian based plant materials, for use in various supplements and products.

New Jersey Kerala Association

Other Awards

Best Export Award - Overall GOLD [Award for Excellence in Exports from Karnataka] for the period 1996 - 2000 by Visvesvaraya Industrial Trade Centre( Govt. of Karnataka Centre for Export Promotion)

Best Export Award - Overall GOLD

[Award for Excellence in Exports from Karnataka] for the period 1996 - 2000 by Visvesvaraya Industrial Trade Centre( Govt. of Karnataka Centre for Export Promotion)

DSIR Award 2002 for R&D efforts in the category of

DSIR Award 2002

for R&D efforts in the category of "Chemical and Allied Industries" Dr.Muhammed Majeed receives DSIR award from RAWAT SHRI BACHI SINGH [Minister of State (Science & Technology)] , Mr. R.S. Lodha [President, FICCI] and Dr. R.A. Mashelkar [Secretary, DSIR]

In the Year 2001-2002 from Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India. (August 13th 2002)

Award for Export Achievement

In the Year 2001-2002 from Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India. (August 13th 2002)

Dr. Majeed receiving the National Award for Quality and Innovation (Basic Drugs) [1994] from (Late) Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma, President of India. Awarded by the Ministry of Commerce, Directorate of Foreign Trade, New Delhi.

National Award for Quality and Innovation

Dr. Majeed receiving the National Award for Quality and Innovation (Basic Drugs) [1994] from (Late) Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma, President of India. Awarded by the Ministry of Commerce, Directorate of Foreign Trade, New Delhi.

Dr. Majeed receiving the award for Entrepreneurial Excellence. National Award for Quality and Innovation

National Award for Quality and Innovation

Dr. Majeed receiving the award for Entrepreneurial Excellence

Dr. Majeed receiving the Award from (Late) Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma, President of India, awarded by Spice Board for developing Export Markets for Garcinia cambogia, a Standardized Garcinia extract for weight management. (1997).

Award from (Late) Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma

Dr. Majeed receiving the Award from (Late) Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma, President of India, awarded by Spice Board for developing Export Markets for Garcinia cambogia, a Standardized Garcinia extract for weight management. (1997).