Metagenics Acquired By Gryphon Investors

Aliso Viejo-based Metagenics, a provider of health supplements distributed through healthcare providers, has been acquired by private equity investor Grophon Investors. Financial details of the deal were not announced. Metagenics was previously owned by Alticor Inc.. Metagenics was founded in 1983, and offers up "nutritional solutions recommended by healthcare professionals". The company will continue to be led by current CEO Brent Eck.