Scott Thrift has been employed by Altria for over 15 years where he has held several positions within their Packaging, Design and Innovation group. He is currently Manager, Packaging Design and Innovation where he is responsible for the execution and delivery of all revenue packaging for Philip Morris USA, John Middleton and Nat Sherman. He was previously a fourteen year employee of Sealed Air/Cryovac where he held various positions within their graphics department and field sales. Scott is actively involved in GAA as a Board member, Cylinder Society member and Golden Cylinder Award Judge. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Graphic Communications from Clemson University.