Walter Peterson holds the position of Manager, Packaging Innovation and Sustainability at Nestlé USA. Prior to joining Nestlé in 2006, Walter was in a variety of packaging roles in manufacturing, sales and product development both in the U.S. and abroad. Walter holds at B.S. Degree in Industrial Technology-Packaging Engineering from University of Wisconsin-Stout and an M.B.A. from California State University-Bakersfield. Passionate reducing food waste, Walter works in creative ways to develop materials to extend product use at the consumer level. Walter currently resides in Littleton, Colorado where he enjoys skiing and fly fishing.