Susan Krys is the vice president of trade shows at PLASTICS where she oversees the association’s tradeshows, meetings and initiatives.

A veteran with more than 25 years in the tradeshow and association world, Krys has managed events in food marketing, health care, telecommunications and sports marketing.

Most recently, Krys served as vice president of Program Development at the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE), where she supervised the society’s educational conferences, training, sales and events. 

Prior to her tenure at ISPE, Susan also served as the senior director of Promotions and Industry Events at the American College of Cardiology (ACC) for eight years and the director of Exhibit Sales and Exhibitor Marketing for the Telecommunications Industry Association for ten years. 

Krys has a B.A. in Psychology and Personal Management from Miami University.