November 1, 2017
Meeting Hosted by the L’Oreal Packaging Team in Clark, NJ

Guest Speakers
CCL Label HPC; Robert Ryckman-VP, Market Development
           ♦ “Technology Innovation for Consumer Engagement”

Exothermix; CEO Adam Laubach, and Arlette Palo
           ♦ “How to Innovate Like a Startup”

Smith Design; CEO Jenna Smith
           ♦ “The Democratization of Design in Beauty Packaging”

Sonic Packaging; CEO Howard Thau
           ♦ “Design Roadmapping: Barriers to Entry”

Meeting Protocol
5:00 – 6:00 Arrival and networking
6:00 – 7:00 Buffet Dinner & L’Oreal introduction
                    Vishal Pandya, Head of Packaging Innovation-L’Oreal
                    Patrice Barre, Head of Packaging technology-L’Oreal
7:00 – 9:00 Guest Speakers

The cost of this event will be $40.00 payable at the door.
Since food must be catered, advanced reservations are required.
For Reservations please contact Osvaldo Fontanet ( or call (212) 893-7754.

♦ Note: If you have made a reservation and cannot attend, please call Osvaldo to cancel.

Meeting Date: Wednesday, November 1, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Location: L’Oreal, 175 Terminal Ave., Clark, NJ 07066
Google Maps:

Or from North and South via Garden State Parkway to Exit 135, Clark.
West on Central Ave to Terminal Ave, turn left.
L’Oreal Operations (#175) is half a mile on the left.

Please feel free to park on either side of 175 Terminal Ave. Since this is an after-hours event, it is OK to park in any of the spots (regardless of “Reserved” or not). Please enter only using the front Terminal Avenue entrance. No one will be present at the back entrance.

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Updated: 21 Oct 2017  MRE