St. Louis, Mo. February 17, 2014 – Suzanne Fenton, director of marketing, TricorBraun, has been elected to the board of directors of the Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP), the most prestigious trade organization representing the packaging industry.
In 2013, Ms. Fenton was inducted into the organizations College of Fellows, an honor conferred in recognition of “Special and outstanding contributions and service to the field of packaging.”
That same year she received the IoPP lifetime designation as a Certified Packaging Professional (CPP). She initially earned the trade organization’s CPP designation in 2002. Since 1972 only 1500 individuals in the 5000 member trade group have completed the lengthy testing program.
TricorBraun (www.tricorbraun.com) is one of North America’s largest providers of rigid packaging and components. The company has more than 40 locations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe and Asia. Its primary focus is on providing stock and custom-designed packaging for: personal care, nutritional supplements, cosmetics, health care, food and beverages, as well as industrial and household chemicals.
Institute of Packaging Professionals provides education and training for consumer products companies as well as businesses providing packaging materials and services supporting the packaging industry.