A prominent packaging executive in the Chicago area, Andrew Field brings more than a decade of experience to his current role as the president of the Knight Packaging Group, Inc., a leading manufacturer of custom-printed packaging solutions for clients in the confectionery, food, nutrition, personal care, and pharmaceutical industries. In his leadership role with the Chicago firm, Andrew Field oversees all daily operations, including sales, business development, and strategic planning.
Andrew Field holds a bachelor of arts in political science from the University of Syracuse. He began his business career as a sales executive in the radio industry, first as an account executive with media giant Eastman Radio, and then as the sales manager for Chicago radio station WBBM. In 1999, he joined the Field Packaging Group as the executive vice president. During his tenure, the company’s revenue grew from $5 million per year to more than $40 million annually, positioning the firm as one of the global leaders in the corrugated box industry.
Outside of his professional success in the packaging industry, the executive, a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization, devotes himself to a variety of charitable causes, including the Jewish United Fund and the Diabetes Research Foundation.