Tara Marling Abraham, Chairman and Co-CEO of Accel, Inc., is one of the nation’s leading experts in contract packaging. A strategist and experienced entrepreneur, Ms. Abraham advances innovation throughout the businesses she has established and grown, as well as professional and industry groups to which she dedicates time. Her combined expertise in finance, marketing, relationship management, supplier diversity, and mergers & acquisitions has made her a leader within the retail and consumer packaged goods industries.
A skilled communicator, Ms. Abraham has spoken extensively on women business issues relating to business strategy, public policy, and supplier diversity at multiple WBENC Conferences, The Ohio State University, WELD, NAWBO, ORV-BC and other Diversity Events over a 10 year span. She also spoke at the Otterbein Community Impact Summit in April of 2013. In addition, she speaks to students at The Ohio State University School of Business on Entrepreneurism, Leadership and Strategy as well as to the School of Fashion Merchandising.