Michael Palmer

Executive Vice President, Member Relations

Michael joined ANA in September 1995, after an extensive packaged goods marketing career. He gained wide-ranging experience as a product manager at General Foods and Borden; new products specialist at Anheuser-Busch; and vice president, marketing at Martlet Importing Company (Molson Beer). Following a stint on the agency side, where Michael was responsible for the Nestlé Frozen Novelties, Borden Snack Foods, and Citibank accounts, he joined the ANA. He is currently responsible for strengthening relationships with member companies, broadening the membership base and business development.

Michael has an M.B.A. from InterAmerican University, a degree he earned while serving as an officer in the U.S. Navy and a B.S. in marketing from Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania.