Who Founded and Started USANA? Founder of USANA

USANA has been founded by immunologist Dr. Myron Wentz who is committed to making the highest quality nutritional supplements and health products without compromise.

Myron W. Wentz is the founder, chairman and former CEO of USANA Health Sciences, a Utah-based multi-level marketing company that produces various nutritional products and supplements.

Dr. Myron W. Wentz grew up in rural North Dakota in the 1940s and lost his father to heart disease when he was just 17. He founded virus diagnostics company Gull Laboratories in 1974, which he sold 20 years later for $22 million.

Then, in 1992, Dr. Myron W. Wentz has founded USANA in West Valley City, Utah.

Wentz remains chairman of USANA but no longer actively runs the company, which is led by his son and CEO David Wentz.