GLATFELTER ELECTS BRUCE BROWN TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS
YORK, Pennsylvania, September 23, 2014: Glatfelter (NYSE: GLT) today announced that Bruce Brown, retired Chief Technology Officer of Procter & Gamble (“P&G”), has been elected to the Board of Directors of P. H. Glatfelter Company (“Glatfelter”). With 34 years of experience at P&G, Mr. Brown’s responsibilities included leadership for P&G’s Innovation and Technology Program and Global Research & Development. Globally recognized as an innovation thought leader, Bruce also serves on the Board of Directors for Nokia in Finland; the Government of Singapore’s Agency for Science, Technology and Research; and the Board of Trustees at Xavier University.
“As a proven leader in innovation, global expansion, and organizational leadership development, Bruce brings over three decades of business-building experience to our Board. His familiarity with Glatfelter’s uniquely specific products and materials makes him an ideal complement to our Board of Directors,” said Dante C. Parrini, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Glatfelter (NYSE: GLT) is a leading global supplier of engineered materials. The Company’s high-quality, innovative and customizable solutions are found in tea and single-serve coffee filtration, personal hygiene and packaging products as well as home improvement and industrial applications. Headquartered in York, PA, the Company’s net sales approximate $950 million annually with customers in over 100 countries and approximately 2,300 employees worldwide. Operations include eleven manufacturing facilities located in the United States, Canada, Germany, France, the United Kingdom and the Philippines. Additional information about Glatfelter may be found at www.glatfelter.com.
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