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Expert Neighborhood: Meet the Experts

IDDBA is offering a new opportunity at this year’s show: Expert Neighborhood. This area on the IDDBA 17 show floor gives attendees a chance to meet one-on-one with experts to discuss questions, industry challenges, and business problems. There are three business areas: People, Products, and Regulations, where experts will be available by appointment to meet.

Our experts range from entrepreneurs and authors to leaders and CEOs. The experts and their areas they will cover are:

Harold Lloyd, Harold Lloyd Presents
Bruce Kimbrell, The Walt Disney Company
Shelley Balanko, Ph.D., The Hartman Group
Karen Z. Gifford, Gifford Management & Leadership Coaching
Steve Dragoo, Solutions Consulting
Eric Chester, Author of On Fire at Work

Katy Franklin, ReFED
Mark DiDomenico, Datassential
Kimberly Egan, CCD Innovation
Doug Rauch, Former CEO of Trader Joe's
Rick Belber, IRI
Larry Levin, IRI
Jim Donald, Former CEO of Starbucks

Michelle Wright, Michelle Wright Consulting
Shawn K. Stevens, Food Industry Counsel LLC
Melissa Grzybowski, MS, RD, Food Consulting Company
Loretta Carey, FDA
Felicia Billingslea, FDA

With top experts available, you’ll get 25 minutes to talk about your business and industry challenges. Take your business to the next level with this new opportunity during IDDBA 17. Appointments can be booked at the show starting Saturday, June 3.