January 2015

The MAA elects new Board, opens registration for Spring Meeting

The Midwest Aerosol Association (MAA) recently elected its new Board.

MAA Board
Seated in the first row: Gina Bucciarelli (Secretary), DS Containers; Faye Haber (Treasurer), eStyle Caps; Hunter Williams (President),Summit Packaging Systems; Brad Brunsman (VP), Aeropres Corp.; Deborah Zopel, The Cary Co.; and Mike Montani, Newman Green.
Back row: Ryun Bibro, IKI Manufacturing; Pat Gieske, Valspar; Michael Byrnes; Kathy Kochevar, SC Johnson; Mark Kubiak, Valspar; Bob Straus, Sexton Can; and Ed Piszynski, Chicago Aerosol.
Not Pictured: Tim Corcoran, Plz Aeroscience; Brock Manner, Diversified CPC; Kevin Murphy, Aptar; Keller Sehringer, Cobra Plastics; and Mitch Maloney, Custom Pak Products.

ALSO:

MAA will be having its Spring Dinner Meeting on Thursday, March 12th at the Weber Grill in Schaumburg, IL from 5:30PM – 8:30PM.

Speakers for the night will include:

Mike Reuter (Aptar): “BOV: Past, Present, and Future”.  Bag-on-Valve technology has been around for 25 years.  How do consumers view this packaging option?

Dr. Stephen Tait (Pair O Docs): “What Happens When Spray Packages Corrode? Living with Corrosion.” Is corrosion-free spray packaging a realistic expectation?

Sign-up for the MAA Spring Dinner Meeting at www.oktospray.org .  Mark your calendars and get ready to meet with others in our industry and to see what is happening.