Joe Pacinelli was appointed to his current position as president of Schwan’s Strategic Partner Solutions in 2017. In this role, he is responsible for the strategic direction of the company’s private-label and co-packing businesses.
Joe has more than 30 years of experience in the manufacturing sector and has been associated with the plastics, automotive, aerospace and food industries. For 19 years, he held leadership positions with Better Baked Foods, where he served as president from 2005 to 2017.
He earned a bachelor’s degree in elementary education and a master’s degree in adult education from Penn State University. He is also a board member with the American Frozen Foods Institute.