The organizers of Labelexpo Global Series, which is now part of Informa PLC, has today announced the appointment of Jade Grace as its new managing director of the company’s labels & packaging division. Grace will be responsible for overseeing direct management of the event and publishing business as well as spearheading growth into new regions and sectors.
Since joining the Labelexpo Global Series team in 2004, Grace has held a number of positions including event director and most recently, portfolio director before her promotion to managing director. She has been instrumental in the growth of Labelexpo Europe, and the portfolio in Asia, opening the India office and relaunching the Group’s presence in Southeast Asia.
Grace commented: “I am delighted to lead the Group’s labels & packaging division, carrying on with our commitment to be the best platform for this dynamic industry. I look forward to leading the team as we create new opportunities for our clients, especially at this exciting time as the packaging and material science sector becomes increasingly central to our industry.”
Lisa Milburn, Group Director, Tarsus Group said: “Many congratulations to Jade on her well-deserved promotion, at a time when the business is bouncing back and in the run-up to our largest event of the year, Labelexpo Europe 2023. Jade has been integral to the success of the Labels Group over the last few years. She is committed to helping our customers grow and succeed and I’m confident that her hard work, commitment to the industry and exceptional leadership will take the group from strength to strength. I wish Jade and the entire team every success going forward.”