President & CEO
ALLIEDFLEX® Technologies, Inc.
Dennis Calamusa is Founder and President of ALLIEDFLEX® Technologies, Inc. a Sarasota, Florida based Sales, Marketing & Consulting Group providing global flexible packaging machinery systems and technologies to the North & South American markets. As one of the original organizers of the Stand-Up Forum—which later became Global Pouch Forum—Dennis has long been dedicated to consumer packaging and in particular the global shift toward flexible packaging innovation including the popular Standup Pouch packaging format. Clients of ALLIEDFLEX® include many of the multi-national consumer product and global flexible packaging companies. As a result, he has participated in “transitioning” hundreds of successful new product / package introductions utilizing innovative flexible packaging as a tool to re-invent a mature brand or create a new value added product category. Prior to starting ALLIEDFLEX®, Dennis was Founder and President of PPI / PROFILE Packaging, Inc. and Vice President of Flexible Packaging Systems at Klockner Bartelt. He started his career in the packaging industry as Product Manager for Flexible Packaging Systems for Robert Bosch Corporation. Dennis is a professional member of the IOPP [Institute of Packaging Professionals] and the former Vice President of the IOPP / Florida Chapter.