Events Calendar

Throughout the year, NJPEC hosts a series of events that bring members and the packaging community together to learn, celebrate industry achievements and connect.

Fishing Extravaganza - August 15, 2019 - Past Event

12th Charter Fishing Extravaganza
3:00 – 8:00 PM
Atlantic Highlands Municipal Harbor
Atlantic Highlands, NJ

Cost includes: Food, Drinks, Rod & Bait
Presidents Cup for the Biggest Catch

For more information or questions, contact the Fishing Chair:
Jim Brady;, 908-233-1234

Golf Outing - September 17, 2019-SIGN-UP NOW

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Black Bear Golf Course
Franklin, NJ

1:00 PM - Shotgun Start; Scramble Format
5:30 PM - Dinner (Dinner Only Tickets Available)

A fun day out on the course, with lots of prizes to be awarded.

For more information and sponsorship information contact the Golf Chairs:
Andrew Fitzsimmons:
Michael Lenartowicz:

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Night at the Races - November 8, 2019 - REGISTER TODAY


DATE: Friday, November 8, 2019

TIME: 6:30 - 11:30 pm

Buffet Dinner / Beer, Wine, Soda Open Bar

$ 150.00 pp

The Meadowlands Racetrack 
1 Racetrack Drive
East Rutherford, NJ 07073 
Driving Directions
Howie Greenberg
New Jersey Packaging Executives Club
CLICK HERE to register for this event! 

Package of The Year Gala - December 5, 2019 - ACCEPTING ENTRIES

Package of the Year is an annual competition open to NJPEC members and non-members alike that celebrates the year’s most outstanding packaging. These entries are examined and reviewed by a blue-ribbon panel of professional and student judges for their attributes of materials, execution, and presentation. Awards are given in each of the categories as well as for outstanding individual merit. The Package of the Year awards are presented at a popular Gala presentation dinner in December, with live music, tricky tray, goody bags, attendance gifts, and a commemorative event program.

DEADLINE EXTENDED: All entree submissions must be printed out and mailed in prior to September 20, 2019!

CLICK HERE to submit your first free Member entry
Please open PDF with Adobe Acrobat or Chrome to fill out and print!

Non-members please use the PayPal form below!


Innovations - March 14, 2019 - Past Event

Thursday, March 14

Innovations 2019

Guest Speaker: Franklin S. Abrams, Ph.D., J.D., Springut Law PC

In his Innovations talk, Mr. Abrams will outline the basics of Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights, and Trade Secrets. He will also discuss the role of different Intellectual Property Rights in protecting innovations and creativity.

Rutgers Innovation & Design Students Display

NJPEC is proud to welcome the Senior Students from the Rutgers Innovation & Design Program to Innovations 2019. Under the guidance of Guido Schmitz, Director of Global Packaging Design within the Innovation R&D Department at Bayer Consumer Care, the students will have tabletop presentations of their work during the cocktail hour.

6:00 PM – Cocktails, Buffet Dinner, Innovations TableTops, Networking
7:00 PM – Innovations Guest Speaker with Dessert & Coffee served & more networking
9:30 PM -- Evening ends

The Manor
111 Prospect Ave
West Orange, NJ 07052

Hall of Fame - Tuesday, May 21, 2019 - Past Event

Tuesday, May 21, 2019,

The Manor
111 Prospect Ave
West Orange, NJ

Event time: 6:00 - 9:00 pm

2019 Hall of Fame Inductees:

* Janice Ballak / Estee Lauder
* Stephen Fischbein / Just Packaging
* Barry A. Freda / World Wide Packaging
* Rolando Vega, CPP / Janssen Pharmaceutical
* Joanne Vesper / L'Oreal

For ticket information contact or

For more information about the NJPEC Hall of Fame, contact the Event Chair, Dave Desai,