PMMI Media Group Welcomes Carolyn Dress as Director of Business Development

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PMMI Media Group establishes a new position to support ProFood Tech, PMMI Media Group products, and various PMMI food-related initiatives.

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Carolyn Dress, Director, Business Development, PMMI Media Group

With Carolyn’s experience in the food and dairy area, she is ideally situated to help us uncover opportunities within these markets.

In conjunction with PMMI’s recently announced ProFood Tech show to launch in April 2017, PMMI Media Group has hired Carolyn Dress as Director of Business Development to help guide the company’s expansion into the food and beverage processing arena. The media company, which is owned by PMMI, the Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, plans to utilize Dress’ expertise to grow its portfolio of digital, print and show products in this new market. Additionally, Dress will help develop opportunities for PMMI’s OpX Leadership Network, a community of manufacturing, engineering and operations professionals dedicated to operational excellence for CPG manufacturers.

Dress brings with her over 20 years of media sales experience with a wealth of knowledge in the food and dairy industry, including her most recent position at BNP Media, a business-to-business media company. Prior to that, she has held other positions in food industry media, including Publisher of Dairy Foods and Chain Leader magazines. Dress holds a degree in journalism from Southern Illinois University, with a specialization in advertising and marketing.

PMMI Media Group’s President, Joe Angel, shares his thoughts. “With Carolyn’s experience in the food and dairy area, she is ideally situated to help us uncover opportunities within these markets. We look forward to her leading our efforts supporting ProFood Tech, PMMI Media Group’s many print and digital products and PMMI’s food-related initiatives.”

About PMMI Media Group

PMMI Media Group is a market-leading B2B media company that produces information for processing and packaging professionals, bringing together solution providers and end users and facilitating connectivity throughout the supply chain. Its world class media brands — Packaging World, Automation World, Healthcare Packaging, Contract Packaging and Packaging + Processing OEM — are proven leaders in covering this diverse and dynamic marketplace, and its digital products incorporate leading edge media technologies to deliver informed, actionable business intelligence to the industry. PMMI Media Group also produces The Automation Conference & Expo, an annual education and networking forum, that takes place in Chicago each spring.

PMMI Media Group is owned by PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, a trade association representing more than 700 companies that provide a full range of processing and packaging machinery, materials, components and containers. PMMI actively brings buyers and sellers together through initiatives such as, educational programs and world-class events, connecting participants in the processing and packaging supply chain with their customers around the world. The PACK EXPO trade shows unite the world of processing and packaging to advance the industries they serve: PACK EXPO International, PACK EXPO Las Vegas, Pharma EXPO, PACK EXPO East, EXPO PACK Mexico, EXPO PACK Guadalajara and ProFood Tech, launching in April 2017.

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