Specialty Paper Sales

Matt Hickey

Matt

Hickey

Senior Director, Specialty Papers

Matt has been in the paper industry for 18 years and leads our Specialty Papers sales team responsible for C1S, pressure sensitive, label and converting product lines, as well as our flexible and industrial packaging grades. Matt has an extensive specialty papers background to include leadership and strategic account management roles, as well as leading specialty sales for some of the largest specialty producers in North America. Matt holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management and Master’s degree in Sports Marketing from Xavier University and is based in Chicago.

Phone: 
312-953-5383

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Mary Beth McCabe

Mary Beth

McCabe

Director, Specialty Sales

Mary Beth is responsible for Specialty Paper sales with a focus in Flexible Packaging and C1S segments (cut & stack, PS, lamination). With over 25 years of experience in print, packaging, and specialty papers throughout North America, Mary Beth handles strategic accounts requiring product innovation and development. Mary Beth holds a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of North Texas, a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Texas A&M University, and a Master of Business Administration degree from Pepperdine University. She is based in Toronto.

Phone: 
519-390-0193
Cellphone: 
519-998-0593

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Bill Blount

Bill

Blount

Director, Specialty Sales

William (Bill) Blount joined the Catalyst Paper New product Development (NPD) team as Specialty Sales Director. Bill has 30 years of paper & packaging experience for a wide range of products, 16 of which were spent in food service and industrial markets. Bill has held a variety of sales and management positions focused on innovation and grade development and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, with a double major in marketing and management from Southwest Texas State University-San Marcos, Texas. Bill is based in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Phone: 
513-850-9065

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Jean Buckwalter

Jean

Buckwalter

Director, Specialty Sales

Jean Marie is responsible for Specialty Sales with a focus on increasing our share of specialty paper products and commercializing new products. Jean brings two decades of specialty paper sales experience in Canada and the U.S. She also brings a strong background in consultative selling techniques and a proven record of selling value-added products. Jean holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Neumann College in Aston, PA. She is based in Philadelphia.

Phone: 
610-506-6655

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Erik Hansen

Erik

Hansen

Director, Specialty Sales

Erik brings two decades of specialty paper sales experience throughout the U.S. with a proven record of growth in value added products focusing on profitability and longevity. Erik is part of our Specialty Papers team and based in the Appleton, WI. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin OshKosh.

Phone: 
920 740 1441

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Jeff Previdi

Jeff

Previdi

Director, Sales

With over 20 years of experience, Jeff represents Catalyst at several of our key customers within the Printing & Writing Papers portfolio. In addition, Jeff also works with Brian Boland’s Specialty team to support the sales and development of Specialty Papers' sales.

Phone: 
203 364 0404

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