Debbie Wildrick is chief strategy officer at New Jersey-based MetaBrand. She is a sales, marketing and operations executive and channel strategy specialist in the consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry with more than 30 years’ experience. Wildrick has had leadership roles at Fortune 500 companies including 7-Eleven Inc. and Tropicana North America (Pepsico). In addition, her experience includes a strong background in building start-up brands, including her own consulting business, the CEO of BAZI® Inc., FRS Healthy Energy and Sundance Juice Sparklers. She has also worked with leading companies in the industry including retailers, distributors and manufacturers.