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Alumnus, trustee Eric Zuckerman on judging panel for 2019 America’s Coolest Stores Contest

Alfred University | 7/16/19

Eric Zuckerman '03
Eric Zuckerman '03

Eric Zuckerman, an Alfred University alumnus and a member of the University’s Board of Trustees, is a judge for the 2019 America’s Coolest Stores Contest.


Eric Zuckerman, an Alfred University alumnus and a member of the University’s Board of Trustees, is a judge for the 2019 America’s Coolest Stores Contest.

The contest is run by Instore Magazine, a printed an online publication serving the American jewelry store industry. The judging panel includes experts in store design, merchandising and retail, as well as jewelry designers and retailers.

Stores are judged on a variety of criteria, including interior and exterior design, marketing, and online presence. Winners in large and small store categories will be announced by Instore Magazine in late July.

Zuckerman earned a bachelor’s degree in political science (public law minor) from Alfred University in 2003. He is owner and president at Pac Team Group, a global leader in the design and manufacturing of display and packaging. Pac Team's clients include major brands from various industries including watch, jewelry, eyewear and luxury goods. In 2017, Zuckerman launched PT NEXT, a division focused on the integration of custom-designed retail technology solutions for the luxury and accessories industries.

He and his wife, Amy Zuckerman ’03, live in Red Bank, NJ.