Plastic Packaging Technologies has appointed Melissa Rishkofski as its new director of business development. 

In this role, she will be responsible for the leadership of the PPT direct sales team, developing new business opportunities and creating customized solutions to customer needs.

Rishkofski is a well-known figure in the flexible packaging industry with over 25 years of experience. Throughout her career, she has worked within a wide range of functions, including sales, customer service, technical and operations. In her most recent role, she directed national sales within the Interflex Group. Rishkofski brings valuable technical sales experience to PPT in the areas of flexographic printing, expanded gamut, high-barrier laminations and extensive knowledge of standup pouch and bag converting.

“In addition to the technical expertise Melissa brings to PPT, she also has a proven record of facilitating long-term business relationships,” says Dan Staker, executive vice president of Plastic Packaging Technologies. “Her strong winning attitude and personality are assets that will complement and enhance PPT’s ability to meet the needs of our customers as we continue to provide quality, innovative products to the marketplace.”

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