Mike Brouillard

Facilitator

  • Partner and Founder, MBC-Consulting, LLC. Orchard Park, NY. Founded in 2000.
  • MBC serves a range of manufacturing and services clients selling to multiple retail channels
  • Since 2004, MBC has been a leader in Share Group Management bringing innovative ideas and solutions to +110 participating companies and +310 individuals
  • Diverse Senior Management Experience in Manufacturing and Sales and Marketing
  • Division President, International Home Foods
  • Executive Vice President, The Red Wing Company
  • Sales and marketing positions with Thomas J. Lipton and Borden Foods.
  • BSBA - Western New England University
  • MBA in Marketing - Farleigh Dickinson University

Fiona Joyce

Business Development and Marketing Manager

  • Business Development & Marketing Manager, MBC-Consulting, LLC. Orchard Park, NY.
  • MBC serves a range of manufacturing, marketing and services clients selling to multiple retail channels and has been a leader in Share Group Management bringing innovative ideas and solutions to over 100 participating companies and 300 individuals
  • Unique experience in Marketing, Sales Support and NPO Project Management
  • Marketing Associate - Materion Corporation
  • Consultant – MBC, LLC, Urban Affairs Coalition, Clean Air Coalition
  • Bachelors of Arts: Vassar College
  • Concentration in English and International Economics
  • Nonprofit Fundraising Certification: New York University
  • Emphasis in grant writing, donor relations, and fundraising campaign creation

Jim Wisner

Co-Facilitator

  • Over 30 years in the retail industry
  • VP at Jewel-Osco, Topco Associates, and Shaw’s
  • VP Willard Bishop Consulting
  • Founded Wisner Marketing Group in 1999
  • Recognized expert in category development, trade marketing, and education programs directed at food, general merchandise, office supplies, consumer healthcare, private label, and specialty retail markets.
  • Author of several high-profile retail studies including Multicultural Marketing, Merchandising for Success, Women’s Well-Being Merchandising Strategies and Leveraging Private Label to Reenergize Center Store.
  • Leading edge industry education programs including “The Boot Camp for Buyers” at the 2006 FMI Show.
  • Popular trade speaker—FMI, GMDC, NACDS, PLMA, SHOPA, CDMA, and others in the U.S. and overseas (5 continents last year).
  • Hands-on experience with every facet of the retail business.
  • Graduate, University of Notre Dame and Northwestern University Kellogg Graduate School of Management.

Peggy Davies

Co-Facilitator

  • VP Association Relations, PLMA
  • Over 30 years experience developing and then spearheading sales & marketing programs as part of the manufacturing community
  • General Manager, VP Retail Private Brands, VP Ingredients, McCain Foods USA, Inc.
  • Vice President, Birds Eye Foods
  • Sales and marketing positions with Daymon Worldwide at Wegmans Food Markets & James O. Brown Food Brokers
  • Founder, Women Impacting Storebrands Excellence™ (WISE)
  • As a strong advocate for diversity in the workplace, founded WISE in 2011 to champion the power of diversity and inclusion, which drives profitable growth within the store brand industry.
  • BA Sociology - Wilkes University
  • Private Label Hall of Fame, inducted 2013