Memphis, Tennessee-based packaging, pulp and paper producer Worldwide Paper has introduced adjustments to its government crew in addition to organizational shifts, efficient instantly, saying the strikes “improve agility in serving prospects and driving worthwhile development.”
Greg Wanta, senior vice chairman of Worldwide Paper’s North American container enterprise, will retire after transitioning obligations. Wanta has been with Worldwide Paper for 31 years, and CEO Mark Sutton says, “Greg led the North American container enterprise since 2016 and his contributions to the corporate are foundational to our development plans.”
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Tom Hamic has been named senior vice chairman of North American Container in addition to chief industrial officer. Hamic has been with Worldwide Paper since 1991 and served in a wide range of gross sales, advertising and technique management roles. Most just lately, the corporate says Hamic led vital industrial and monetary enhancements in its International Cellulose Fibers enterprise.
Different management adjustments embrace the appointment of Jay Royalty to senior vice chairman of Containerboard and Recycling and Clay Ellis to senior vice chairman of International Cellulose Fibers.
“These strikes replicate our management bench energy,” Sutton says. “Every of those enterprise leaders have demonstrated strategic agility and drive in attaining industry-leading outcomes.”
The Worldwide Paper board of administrators additionally made adjustments, including two executives to Sutton’s management crew.
Aimee Gregg has been elected senior vice chairman of Provide Chain and Data Know-how. Gregg joined the corporate in 2002 and most just lately served as vice chairman and normal supervisor of Containerboard and Recycling.
Allison Magness additionally joins the crew, having been elected senior vice chairman of Manufacturing and Surroundings, Well being and Security. Magness joined Worldwide Paper in 2000 and most just lately was vice chairman of South Space, North American Container.
“These useful roles have an more and more vital affect in differentiating the corporate’s efficiency and in enhancing the client expertise,” Sutton says. “Aimee and Allison deliver capabilities and perspective that will probably be key in accelerating initiatives that help enterprise methods. I’m enthusiastic about what’s subsequent for our firm with the various expertise and perspective of our senior leaders guiding plans to construct a greater [International Paper].”