Catie Blackler


Apple Acres, LLC

Catie is the CEO of Apple Acres, LLC, a family-owned and operated business focused on growing, packing and shipping fresh apples. Prior to joining her family’s 50-year-old business, Catie spent more than 17 years at Eastman Kodak Company, most recently as the Director of Sustainability Initiatives and the Technical Assistant to the VP of Health, Safety and Environment. Catie began her career as a remanufacturing engineer at Xerox Corporation and holds a BS in mechanical engineering from Cornell University.