Connect with us, Learn from Industry Experts, Tour Cool Places, Visit Amazing Businesses, Eat Delicious Food and Network with the Twin Cities Top Professionals.  We are the award winning Minnesota Chapter of The Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP) and we are dedicated to creating networking and educational opportunities that help packaging professionals succeed.  We’re looking forward to connecting with you!

MN Chapter Officers

Sarah Wangler – Sweet Marketing Successlinkedin
651-294- 9092

andy_b_webVice President Administration
linkedinAndy Busteed
3M Company

Kip Jacksonlinkedin
DDL Inc.
(952) 941-9226

linkedinDave Bade
Impressions Inc.
(651) 646-1050

VP Technical
linkedinJim Stinchfield
C-Pak Decorating Corporation
(651) 917-2725


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Board and Committee Members:

  • Board Chair: Greg Johnson, Foam Craft linkedin
  • Past Chair: Frank Claude linkedin
  • Education Chair: Mike Beck, Boston Scientific linkedin; Kevin Lipsky, Retired linkedin
  • Membership Chair: Rob Kaszubowski, Chainalytics linkedin
  • Membership Committee Members: Rob Kaszubowski, Chainalytics linkedin , Kirsten Jacobson, Minnesota Corrugated Box  linkedin
  • Registration Chair: Dave Bade, Impressions, Inc linkedin   (OPEN)
  • Programming Chair: Mark Kostreva, Cummins Power Generation linkedin
  • Program Committee Members: Mark Kostreva, Cummins Power Generation linkedin; Frank Claude linkedin; Jim Stinchfield, C-Pak Decorating Corporation linkedin; Sarah Wangler, Sweet Marketing Success linkedin
  • Golf Committee Chair: Blake Insteness, AWT Labels & Packaging linkedin
  • Gold Committee Members: Blake Insteness, AWT Labels & Packaging linkedin, Brad Beskau, AWT Labels & Packaging  linkedin, Karen Conroy, Retired linkedin
  • MinnPack Chair: George Huss, GJ Huss, Inc. linkedin
  • MinnPack Booth Onsite Chairs: Frank Claude  linkedin; Kirsten Jacobson, Minnesota Corrugated Box linkedin
  • Historian: Mike Beck, Boston Scientific linkedin
  • Marketing Chair: OPEN
  • Web Master: Sarah Wangler, Sweet Marketing Succcess  linkedin
  • Director At Large: Karen Conroy, Retired linkedin
  • Director At Large: Jack Grams, Retired

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