About Us

About Healthcare Packaging
Healthcare Packaging is industry's leading source of information about packaging and logistics for pharmaceuticals, biologics, medical devices, and nutraceuticals. Established in 2004, the media brand is known for its exceptional coverage of life sciences trends, technology, new products and applications for professionals who package and ship products in the healthcare marketplace.

Publishing

Liz Tierney, Publisher
Liz Tierney, Publisher of Healthcare Packaging has over 12 years of business-to-business publishing and sales experience. She joined PMMI Media Group in 2007 as a sales assistant and advanced quickly to East Coast Regional Manager for Healthcare Packaging. Liz was promoted to Associate Publisher in 2011 and has been publisher since 2016. Her earlier career, after graduating from Lake Forest College, was focused on new business development and account management.

Editorial Staff

Keren Sookne, Director of Editorial Content
As Director of Editorial Content for Healthcare Packaging, Karen Sookne enjoys covering the creative application of automation and packaging to make people's lives better. Prior to joining HCP, Sookne was a manufacturing engineer in the biopharmaceutical industry. With in-depth process knowledge and a chemical engineering degree from UC Santa Barbara as a background, Keren reports on and oversees the coverage of a variety of healthcare topics, including innovations in cold chain logistics, packaging, and serialization.

Anne Marie Mohan, Senior Editor
Anne Marie Mohan is Senior Editor for Packaging World and Editor of Contract Packaging. A Chicago native, Anne Marie earned her degree from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. She has nearly 30 years of experience in the B to B trade press, with 20 years covering packaging. Prior to joining PMMI Media Group, she worked as a Senior Editor for Packaging Digest, where she covered trends in package manufacturing, smart and active packaging, RFID and sustainability, among other topics.

PMMI Media Group Alignment

Jim Chrzan, VP of Content and Brand Development
Jim Chrzan's over 25 years of business media experience includes sales, communications, audience development and executive management positions. As PMMI Media Group's VP of Content and Brand Development, Jim oversees editorial direction for all titles, as well as content alignment between PMMI Media Group and PMMI, ensuring that material produced by either entity is promoted and published efficiently. Jim is also a frequent speaker at industry events aligned with PMMI member interests.

Aaron Hand, Editor at Large
Aaron Hand has nearly three decades of experience in B to B publishing, and was most recently Executive Editor for Automation World, a position he held since 2013, where he focused on the continuous process industries. In his new role as Editor at Large for PMMI Media Group, Aaron will report on a wide variety of industry developments including advancements in packaging for consumer products and pharmaceuticals, food and beverage processing and industrial automation. Aaron holds a B.A. in Journalism from Indiana University and an M.S. in Journalism from the University of Illinois.

Kim Overstreet, Content Strategist, Alignment
As a Content Strategist, Kim Overstreet disseminates PMMI Business Intelligence content to Packaging World, Healthcare Packaging, Automation World, ProFood World and OEM. She also covers packaging conferences for PMMI Media Group and enjoys reporting on current trends in the industry. Kim has been with PMMI Media Group since 2013 and has a master's degree in journalism from Drake University.

PMMI Media Group
PMMI Media Group is a market-leading business media company that produces information for packaging, processing and automation professionals, bringing together solution providers and end users and facilitating connectivity throughout the supply chain. Its world class media brands—Packaging World, Automation World, Healthcare Packaging, Contract Packaging, OEM, ProFood World and Mundo PMMI—are proven leaders in covering this diverse and dynamic marketplace, and its digital products incorporate leading edge media technologies to deliver informed, actionable business intelligence to the industry. To learn more visit PMMI Media Group.

PMMI
PMMI Media Group is a division of PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, a trade association representing more than 850 companies that provide a full range of processing and packaging machinery, materials, components and containers. PMMI actively brings buyers and sellers together through initiatives such as Packexpo.com, educational programs and world-class events, connecting participants in the processing and packaging supply chain with their customers around the world. PMMI produces the PACK EXPO portfolio of trade shows. Learn more at PMMI.