Fortress Paper to appoint Yvon Pelletier as president of dissolving pulp business, effective Feb 25
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, February 18, 2013-
Fortress Paper Ltd. ("Fortress Paper" or the "Corporation") is pleased to announce the appointment of Yvon Pelletier as President of its dissolving pulp business, effective February 25, 2013.
Mr. Pelletier has over 30 years of experience in the pulp and paper industry and has held leadership roles in technical, operational, and commercial areas. Prior to joining the Fortress group, Mr. Pelletier was the Executive Vice President of Tembec Inc., a leading international manufacturer of forest products, and President of its Specialty Cellulose and Chemical Group. As a senior executive at Tembec, Mr. Pelletier has acted as General Manager of various dissolving pulp and kraft pulp operations, and has acted as Senior Vice President of the company"s Kraft Pulp Division, overseeing three mills in Canada and two in France.
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