ACG Chicago to Host Food Industry Conference,
“Feasting on Opportunities in the Food Industry”
August 16, 2010 07:11 PM Eastern Daylight Time
CHICAGO--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--ACG Chicago will host a Food Industry Conference, “Feasting on
Opportunities in the Food Industry,” on Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at The Standard Club, Chicago. The
conference will offer an intensive look at the risks and opportunities facing middle market businesses in the food
Dean Metropoulis, Chairman of Woodbridge, IL based Pabst Brewing Company will provide the Keynote address.
In addition to Metropoulis the conference will feature speakers and presenters representing global success in the
food industry. These include:
l Ron Paul, President & CEO, Technomic, Inc.
l Christopher P. Meyers, CFO, KeHe Food Distributors, LLC
l David J. Miniat, President, Ed Miniat, Inc. and South Chicago Packing
l Kevin J. Brown, President & CEO, Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, Inc.
l Liam Killeen, CEO, Farley’s & Sathers Candy Company, Inc.
l Selim Bassoul, CEO, The Middleby Corporation
“The conference will be an intense look into this critical Midwest industry that provides jobs, economic development
and strong middle market investment opportunities,” said Dustin Weinberger, Executive Vice President, ACG
Chicago and Vice President, GE Capital. “Clearly these leaders provide excellent examples of both organic growth
and growth through mergers and acquisitions.”
“ACG Chicago often presents key industry leaders to address successful corporate growth,” said Craig Miller,
CEO, ACG Chicago. “This collection of food industry leaders, together for one conference, is unprecedented. The
conference provides the opportunity to gain first hand perspective from the most active and productive leaders in the
Conference registration and additional information is available on-line at www.ACGChicago.com or by calling 1-
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