General Session Speaker

Patrick Noone

Executive Vice President
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As executive vice president of business development for Technomic, Patrick Noone is responsible for the development and marketing of online resources, reports and custom studies providing Technomic clients—which include manufacturers, distributors, operators and financial institutions—with key industry data that is actionable to their strategic and tactical business planning process. Additional responsibilities include overseeing Technomic Business Development and Client Service teams.

Patrick has more than 10 years of experience working in the research/consulting industry. Prior to joining Technomic, he worked in a variety of sales and marketing roles for the CPG research firm Euromonitor International.

Patrick has been a featured presenter at the annual Technomic Trends and Directions conference, held in Chicago every June. Additionally, he provides press interviews and speaks regularly at client engagements. A graduate of Michigan State University, Patrick holds a bachelor of science degree in food industry management.



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