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TricorBraun Global Business Coordinator Tina Wisniewski awarded IoPP's CPIT certification

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Tina Wisniewski, TricorBraun's Global Business Coordinator for the Corporate Sales Service Operations team, has received the CPIT (Certified Professional in Training) certification from IoPP (Institute of Packaging Professionals). The CPIT is awarded following completion of an examination to packaging professionals having fewer than six years of academic and/or work experience; following completion of their sixth year, CPITs are eligible to complete the qualifications for CPP (Certified Packaging Professional) certification.

"We are proud to recognize this significant educational accomplishment", says Suzanne Fenton, TricorBraun Vice President, Brand Marketing. "We encourage our employees to gain as much professional education about packaging as possible. Thorough knowledge of package development and manufacturing will enable Tina to better serve both our customers and those Packaging Consultants who work with them to deliver superior packaging for their brands."

In her current position, Wisniewski supports the global sales efforts of this leading package development company. Her specific responsibilities are to provide a high level of project and sales support to TricorBraun's Europe and India divisions. In addition to achieving the CPIT, she is also currently pursuing a Master's degree at Northwestern University.

TricorBraun helps bring customers new and existing products to market efficiently as one of the packaging industry's largest suppliers of glass and plastic containers, closures, dispensers and tubes from over 40 locations throughout North America and internationally from London, England; Guangzhou, China; Hong Kong, and Mumbai, India.  The award-winning Design & Innovation center gives our customers forward-thinking service based on consumer insight, understanding of the markets and creative solutions. In addition, advisory services range from preliminary planning, manufacturing oversight to an array of innovative warehousing and logistics programs.

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