Vancouver, BC – Catalyst Paper Corporation’s board of directors today announced that it has appointed Richard Garneau as the company’s president and chief executive officer, effective March 26, 2007.
Vancouver, BC – As part of its drive for efficiency, Catalyst Paper today announced that it will combine the management organization of its Port Alberni and Crofton mills, effective immediately. This move continues the workforce reduction program announced in mid February that will see 350 positions eliminated in 2007.
Vancouver, BC – With a continuing focus on competitive markets and performance management, Catalyst Paper today announced reductions of approximately 350 positions across the company to be completed by year-end. At its meeting on February 13, 2007, the board approved a $21.2 million restructuring program to enable these changes. Both staff and union positions will be affected.
Vancouver, BC – Catalyst Paper today announced that Ralph Leverton, vice president, finance and chief financial officer will depart the company following the March 28th annual shareholder meeting.