Our Team

Creating EZ Melts® is a unique blend of science and art. Our team of scientists brings over 40 years of combined experience to create product formulations in an oral-dissolving form, perfect for those who can’t handle swallowing pills or simply dislike doing so.

Putting these beneficial formulas into such a form is one thing – making them taste great is another. Our team brings the following credentials and accomplishments to the development of EZ Melts®:

Dr. Jose Rocca, PhD

  • Founder and CEO of the EZ Melts® technology and product line
  • PhD in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutics from the University of Texas at Austin
  • Author of over eight patents (six issued) for formulation and absorption technologies
  • Adjunct Professor at the College of Pharmacy at Nova Southeastern University
  • Speaker at scientific and industry conferences worldwide
  • Service on scientific advisory boards of several nutraceutical and pharmaceutical companies

Dr. David Mastropietro, PhD

  • Senior Pharmaceutical Scientist for the EZ Melts® product line
  • Professor at the College of Pharmacy at Nova Southeastern University
  • Registered Pharmacist in the State of Florida

    Tim Berthold

    • Spearheads the Business Development efforts for EZ Melts®
    • Certified Holistic Health Coach from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition
    • Former U.S. Navy Submarine Officer and Department of Energy-Certified Nuclear Engineer
    • MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania

    Alex Wagner

    • Oversees the Marketing and Product Development efforts for EZ Melts®
    • Bachelor of Arts in Business & Philosophy from the University of Florida

      Brigitte Poleo

      • Leads the Creative and Packaging Design for EZ Melts® 
      • Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design from José Maria Vargas University