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Panelists announced for Sweets & Snacks Expo


The Sweets & Snacks Expo (May 22-24), held at Chicago’s McCormick Place, says the thought leaders participating in its newest learning session focused on the issues and opportunities facing female entrepreneurs and industry executives in the confectionery and snack categories - What’s Next in the Rise of Female Entrepreneurs and Leaders - will provide a better understanding of the unique challenges faced by women working in today's business environment and how successful female executives are tackling them.

Moderated by Nancy Shenker, CEO of theOnSwitch and sheBOOM, featured panelists include:

“We’re honored to have a panel of this magnitude as part of our conference programming,” commented Barry Rosenbaum, Expo chairman and president of Nassau Candy Distributors, Inc. “The insights these leaders will provide are sure to be of value to all Sweets & Snacks Expo attendees, making it a can’t-miss session.”

The panel, taking place on Wednesday, May 23 at noon local time, is one of more than 20 learning opportunities offered at the 2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo. From pre-show “Eye Openers” to Discovery Theater sessions on the show floor sponsored by Barry Callebaut, there is no shortage of knowledge-building content for attendees. Topics to be explored include consumer behavior, flavor trends, omnichannel strategies, digital and multi-cultural marketing from a wide range of subject matter experts including Pinterest, IRI and Nielsen along with panelists from some of the nation’s leading retailers.