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 is a global supplier of specialty papers and engineered materials, offering innovation, world-class service and over a century and a half of technical expertise. Headquartered in York, PA, the Company employs approximately 4,200 people and serves customers in over 100 countries. U.S. operations include facilities in Pennsylvania and Ohio. International operations include facilities in Canada, Germany, France, the United Kingdom and the Philippines, and sales and distribution offices in China and Russia. Glatfelter’s sales approximate $1.6 billion annually and its common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol GLT. Additional information may be found at www.glatfelter.com.
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