15 Chapter members become mentors in the Rutgers University Packaging Engineering Program.  See the News page for more information

Our Mission

 To provide information and guidance on the science of packaging and the dynamic role of packaging professionals in todays global market

Organization Profile

Board of Directors 2014 - 2016

  • Franco Diaz - President, Activity Chairman
  • Harry Bennett - Program Development, Innovations, Web Site
  • Adam Brakoniecki - Medical Device Chairman
  • Walter Drabik - Pharmaceutical & Personal Care VP
  •  Gordon Ellis - Website Assistant & Reservations Manager
  • Ted Eppel - Environmental Packaging Trends
  • Max Fessler - Regulatory Affairs
  • Osvaldo Fontanet - Chapter Supporters Chairman
  • Al Grant - Awards Chairman
  • Sami Hemsey - Facilities and Events
  • Gene Killian - Legal Chairman
  • John Scala - Treasurer
  • Alan Baylis - Treasurer Emeritus
  • Ray Muller - Education and Awards Emeritus

The Meadowlands Chapter covers the counties of Orange, Rockland, Westchester, New York and Long Island in New York State and Hudson, Bergen, Morris, Passaic, Warren, Essex and Sussex in New Jersey

Contact Information

Telephone

  • Harry Bennett - BennEnt LLC - 201-803-1475
  • Adam Brakoniecki - B&D - 201-847-4369
  • Franco Diaz - DataDot Technology - 201-370-2120
  • Walter Drabik - Colgate Palmolive - 732-878-6348
  • Gordon Ellis - Estee Lauder - 212-284-2695
  • Osvaldo Fontanet - Estee Lauder - 212-893-7754
  • Ted Eppel - LPS Industries, Inc. - 201-438-0666
  • Al Grant - The Catenate Group - 201-843-1594
  • Sami Hemsey - Consultant - 201-400-1009
  • Gene  Killian - The Killian Firm P.C. - 732-827-8600
  • John Scala - Independent Consultant - 631-235-0306

Electronic Mail

General Information: Contact Franco Diaz, td.jr@att.net

Customer Support: postmaster@meadowlandsiopp.com

Postmaster: postmaster@meadowlandsiopp.com