Market Intelligence for Advanced Bio-based Materials
Jack Miller is Founder and Principal Consultant, Biobased Markets, a unit
of Market-Intell LLC. Jack founded Market-Intell in 2005 after more than
25 years in sales and marketing in the paper and packaging industry.
Since 2009, his focus has been on markets for value-added bio-based
materials and in 2018 he rebranded Market-Intell as Biobased Markets.
Jack is also an Associate Consultant with Fastmarkets RISI and a member
of the Advisory Board of Sweetwater Energy, a biorefinery company.
Jack served as Business Development Consultant with CelluForce, Inc.,
from 2011 to 2013, and was Consulting Manager, Global Nanocellulose
Sales, American Process, Inc. (now GranBio), in 2014 and 2015.
Jack is the author of Nanocellulose: Packaging Applications and Markets
published by RISI in 2019 and Nanocellulose Challenges and
Opportunities: End User Perspectives, published by TAPPI in 2018. He is
also the author of Lignin: Technology, Applications, and Markets
published by RISI in 2017; Nanocellulose Producers, Products and
Applications, A Guide for End Users, published by TAPPI in 2017; and
Nanocellulose: Technology, Applications and Markets, published by RISI
in 2014. He has also presented on cellulose nanomaterials and lignin at
webinars and conferences in the United States, Canada, Europe, Brazil,
and Japan as well as at conferences on packaging, composites,
nonwovens, adhesives, textiles, and other nanomaterial applications.
From 2005 to 2009, Jack was Senior Consultant, North America with Pira
International (now Smithers). While at Pira, he authored Functional and
Barrier Coatings for Paper and Board: North America, and led the
Renewable Packaging Materials Network with companies such as Nature
Works, P&G, Kraft, and DuPont. Previously, he held management
positions in sales and marketing with Domtar, Continental Forest
Industries, and Stone Container.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from The College of the
Holy Cross and has done graduate studies in Statistics and Finance.