RICHMOND, B.C. (News release) - Catalyst Paper announced the appointment of Edward (Ned) Dwyer as President & Chief Executive Officer.
Ned is an industry veteran with more than 30 years in the pulp and paper industry gained in progressively senior roles with global companies. He most recently served as Catalyst's Chief Operating Officer.
Ned is recognized for successfully leading major operational and performance improvements in cost, productivity, efficiency, quality and safety. He has a track record for successful machine start-ups and rebuilds, as well as leading product development for emerging markets.
Ned holds a Bachelor of Science (Paper Science and Engineering) from the State University of New York and Syracuse University.
Jim Thompson is back again...with a new book on a taboo subject: the personalities in the pulp & paper industry. Jim has written in the past on many subjects based on his four plus decades in the worldwide pulp and paper industry. This new book is packed full of information valuable to the senior member of the industry as well as the recent entrant. A must for every pulp and paper library.