Power 50 Ranking, 2011: 46
Title: President and CEO
Association: Food Marketing Institute
Key Development: Advocacy victory regarding interchange fees; successful FutureConnect event.
What's Next: Keeping in closer contact with member companies; continued focus on health and wellness.
Leslie G. Sarasin, a strong believer in teamwork, fits easily into the role of team leader. When Sarasin took the reins at the Food Marketing Institute, her goal was to increase the organization's effectiveness through collaboration with other groups and agencies, and she has succeeded in doing that...More