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Marianne Rosner Klimchuk

Associate Chairperson of Packaging Design at Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT)

As Associate Chairperson of the Packaging Design Department at FIT, Marianne Rosner Klimchuk is responsible for shaping the mission and curriculum in the education of future design leaders. She has co-authored two books: Packaging Design: Successful Product Branding from Concept to Shelf and Really Good Packaging Explained. She is a partner in DesignPracticum, which consults to organizations and companies on the integration of design thinking, education, strategy and best practices. She currently serves on the Advisory Board for Package Design magazine and is a contributing writer to industry magazines, judges industry competitions including the FiFI Awards, and is a member of the Design Management Institute (DMI). She has a bachelors degree from Wesleyan University and an MS in Package Design from Pratt Institute.