Nadine Baarstad promoted to SVP Industry Relations
Nadine Baarstad, Senior VP at FoodMix

Elmhurst, IL April 2024 – FoodMix Marketing Communications is thrilled to announce Nadine Baarstad has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Industry Relations.

With an impressive career spanning more than 35 years in marketing and new business development for both B2C and BCB brands, Baarstad embodies the essence of Brand Love at FoodMix. Her extensive experience includes collaborating with premier brands in packaged goods, fresh produce, foodservice, healthcare, international travel and not-for-profit industries. Nadine understands what clients need because she has worked on all sides of the business and with well-known brands including ConAgra, Maybelline, Dial Soap (with whom she won an ADDY award), Humana, and more.

“I’m inspired to take on this new ambassador role at FoodMix, as the agency seeks to expand its presence in the food and beverage industry,” says Nadine Baarstad. “We see great opportunity in identifying strategic partnerships and collaboration with industry organizations that challenge our agency team to be stronger and smarter, which ultimately brings clients to us and keeps them asking for more.”

In her new role, Baarstad will spearhead strategic partnerships and cultivate relationships within the food industry, further solidifying FoodMix’s position as a trailblazer in food and beverage marketing and communications. Her depth of knowledge and passion for elevating brand awareness for FoodMix clients not only drive her personal success as an industry thought leader but also contribute significantly to the agency’s overall achievements.

“Nadine’s is passionate about finding solutions for our clients. We believe her skills will also be an asset for the industry at large,” says Dan O’Connell, founder and CEO of FoodMix. “By weaving Foodmix more seamlessly into the fabric of the food industry we believe we can continue to drive thought leadership. Nadine’s ability to make connections results in business success for all stakeholders. Her new role will amplify this opportunity for FoodMix food industry partners.”

FoodMix prides itself on assembling a trusted team of food enthusiasts boasting diverse expertise in food and beverage marketing. The agency seamlessly integrates research, brand strategy, a full range of creative and communication services, and sales support programs to empower clients in building their brands and crafting powerful brand stories. Baarstad’s promotion further reinforces the agency’s dedication to growing and nurturing new and existing clients.

Congratulations Nadine! 

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