ICPF’S Holiday Weekend in New York Announces Broadway Matinee

ICPF has announced that ICPF’s 2022 Holiday Weekend in New York  (Friday – Sunday, December 9 -11, 2022) will include a Saturday Broadway matinee of this year’s top Tony Award nominee, MJ.  The new musical has been nominated for this year’s record of 10 Tony Awards and is considered by many to be the best musical to hit Broadway this year.  MJ features over 25 of Michael Jackson’s biggest hits. “The show takes audiences behind the scenes as Michael prepares for his 1992 World Tour, providing an in-depth look at his creative process.”  It will be a very upbeat afternoon! 

ICPF’s Holiday Weekend in New York (Friday – Sunday, December 9-11, 2022) will begin with a Friday evening reception on December 9, sponsored by Pratt Industries.  On Saturday,  December 10, ICPF guests will attend the Saturday Broadway matinee of MJ, sponsored by BW Papersystems.  Saturday night, participants will be treated to a reception and dinner at New York’ City’s renowned Empire Steak House. The reception is sponsored by Fosber America, and the dinner is sponsored by the WestRock Corporation.  

Bring your spouse or guest for holiday shopping, sightseeing, dining, Broadway plays, and enjoying New York’s holiday season. All while supporting ICPF’s educational programs and student outreach.  Many participating executives (manufacturing executives, box plant owners, and service & supplier executives) invite clients and reward key executives from their companies with this special holiday weekend event.  

ICPF Chairman, Tim Bergwall, President Paper Packaging and Land Management at Greif Inc,. stated “The weekend is always a special opportunity to reunite with peers in an informal social environment making ICPF’s holiday weekend in New York one of the most unique events in the industry.”

Registration already is approaching 35% hotel and event capacity, and the weekend often “sells out” early before the end of summer.  Due to demand, registration will be on a “first come, first serve” basis. Those registering by July 31, 2022 additionally will save $200 on the registration fee.  E-mail registration@icpfbox.org or visit News & Events” at www.careersincorrugated.org for more information and to download a registration form.   

The International Corrugated Packaging Foundation (ICPF) is a non-profit education foundation that is largely funded by its corporate partners, individual manufacturing and supplier companies in the corrugated packaging industry. ICPF’s mission is to generate a stream of increasingly qualified students to enter the corrugated packaging and displays industry. ICPF is dedicated to the creation and building of partnerships within the education community, provides curricula, equipment and other resources to advance corrugated curricula, works to expand student internships within the industry, and promotes corrugated packaging & display career opportunities for packaging engineering, graphic design, structural design, business, marketing & sales, supply chain management, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, industrial engineering, industrial design, mechatronics, tech and related graduates.