Prior to joining the Chicago-based Winsight Media in 2017, Major was previously with Progressive Grocer, where she evolved in positions of increasing responsibility, including fresh food editor, editor-in-chief and editorial director. Major began her career as a member of the communications team at the Pennsylvania Food Merchants Association, followed by a role as editor-in-chief of Philadelphia-based Food Trade News.
A native of Pittsburgh, Major holds a B.A. in journalism from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and is an active member of her community, with a special interest in anti-hunger initiatives.
Panel Moderator: Meg Major, Vice President of Content, Winsight Grocery Business
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