(Posted Mon. Jul 6th, 2015)
The National Corn Growers Association welcomes Amie Gianino, who joins the organization as Vice President of Market Development. Gianino, an experienced leader, brings more than two decades of experience in reputation-building and market-access preservation to the position.
“Amie is an incredibly valuable addition to our team, and we are excited to utilize her unique perspective as we increase our focus on building demand,” said NCGA CEO Chris Novak. “She has a wealth of knowledge in direct-to-consumer marketing, as well as government affairs, that will serve her well as she builds this new department.”
Gianino most recently worked for Anheuser-Busch InBev as chief of staff to the chief legal officer. Previously, she held a range of positions at the corporation, including roles in international policy and consumer research, international affairs and government affairs.
Gianino earned a master’s degree in mathematics and a bachelor’s degree in statistics from Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville.
In her new position, Gianino will be responsible for leading NCGA’s corn demand initiatives in cooperation with our state corn organizations and our allied industry partners.