Packaging Specialists, Inc.
Danny Beard is the Principal of Packaging Specialists, a private consulting business focused on liquid flexible packaging of food and beverages with particular focus on shelf-stable formats. His client list includes many of the best-known global consumer packaged goods, food processing and packaging companies, as well as those companies considering a foray into those industries. The services provided by Packaging Specialists cover all strategic, commercial, and technical issues related to flexible packaging for liquids.
Mr. Beard is a frequent presenter at industry events including the Global Pouch Forum, Food Packaging Technology Summit, Aseptipak, PET Strategies, FISPAL, PMMI, and numerous IoPP events. He is a previous keynote speaker at the Global Pouch Forum and is the author of several industry focused multi-client publications.
Previous to his role with Packaging Specialists, Mr. Beard spent seven years at Scholle Corporation where he directed their global sales efforts in bag-in-box packaging. Prior roles included stints at Printpack and Eastman Chemical Company.
Mr. Beard holds 30 years’ experience in the packaging sector. He is a graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta with a degree in Industrial Engineering. He and his family reside in Georgetown, SC.