Printing & Writing and Publication Papers

Steven D. Wareham

Steven D.

Wareham

Senior Director, SC & MF Sales

Steve works closely with our customers in the U.S. Midwest to ensure they arrive at the paper solutions that best fit their needs. He brings more than 20 years of paper experience to his position that includes national account sales as well as management of our SC and uncoated groundwood product lines. Steve holds a master of science in management with a marketing/strategy concentration from Purdue University and a bachelor of business from Western Illinois University. He is based in Illinois.

Phone: 
217-483-8770
Cellphone: 
217-836-0057
Fax: 
206-838-2071

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Greg Savage

Greg

Savage

Senior Director, CWF Sales

Greg leads Coated Woodfree Sales at Catalyst, bringing with him 24 years industry experience in commercial print, publishing and specialty grades. Throughout his career, Greg has held increasingly senior sales roles, including vice-president, sales at Appleton Papers for seven of his 17 years there. He was most recently at NewPage before joining Catalyst. Greg graduated from Kansas State University with an Accounting degree and is based in Kansas City. 

Phone: 
913-998-1034

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James J. Wright

James J.

Wright

Senior Director, Sales

Jim knows paper from both sides, having worked with printing companies for 13 years in pressroom, production and plant manager positions, prior to moving into paper sales in 1994. Now with Catalyst, Jim focuses on matching the right paper solutions to the needs of our magazine and catalogue customers. He is based in California.

Cellphone: 
209-601-8212
Fax: 
209-830-1345

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Susan Blank

Susan

Blank

Director, Sales

Susan joined Catalyst in 2015 with more than 15 years of experience selling publishing papers. In that time she has worked with a wide spectrum of clients, from publishers to catalogers to retailers, providing a personalized approach to meet the unique needs of each business. She holds a Bachelor of Science from Lehigh University and lives in New York City.

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Chris Trittenbass

Chris

Trittenbass

Senior Director, Sales Canada

Since joining Catalyst in 2000, Chris has held several positions in Containerboard, Newsprint and Specialty Paper sales. His responsibilities include managing the sales for all paper grades into the Canadian market.  Chris brings to his role an excellent understanding of how to meet the diverse needs of our customers. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of British Columbia and is based in Seattle.

Phone: 
206-838-2075
Cellphone: 
206-384-9884
Fax: 
206-838-2071

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Mark Klimko

Mark

Klimko

Director, Sales

Mark is a veteran in the newsprint industry.  Starting in 1977 with International Paper, moving on to Abitibi-Price in 1983 and then joining SP Newsprint in 1988 until its sale to White Birch in 2008, he has been involved with the successful sales and marketing strategies for three new paper machines.  He also created and implemented the distribution infrastructure for AZERTY, an Abitibi-Price computer supplies and accessories subsidiary.  Mark formed his own company in 2008 and expanded the footprint of the Snowflake mill in 2009 and 2010.  He recently joined Catalyst full time in June 2011 and is based in Atlanta, GA.

Phone: 
828-966-8343
Cellphone: 
770-329-8343
Fax: 
206-838-2071

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David LaPrise

David

LaPrise

Director, Sales

David is responsible for sales for Catalyst Paper in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic United States markets. A 33 year veteran in the coated and uncoated printing marketplace. He holds a business degree from the University of Maine and resides in Downingtown, Pennsylvania with his wife, Marie. They have two children, Caroline and John.

Phone: 
937-604-7391

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Sara Lucas

Sara

Lucas

Director, Sales

Sara is responsible for selling coated freesheet and coated groundwood in the Midwest market.  She has over 25 years experience selling coated, uncoated and text and cover grades while focusing on merchants, printers, creatives and end users. She most recently held the position of Senior Commercial Print Sales Manager with NewPage, responsible for the Southeast and Midwest regions. Sara holds a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from DePaul University and is based in Chicago, Illinois.

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William (Bill) Meo

William (Bill)

Meo

Director, Sales

Bill is responsible for selling Catalyst products in the Midwest market. With more than 29 years of service selling paper products in the printing and writing space, Bill’s accountabilities at Catalyst include large commercial printers, catalogers, and merchants. Bill holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Saint Norbert College and an MBA from the University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh. He resides in Green Bay, WI with his wife Twila and twin daughters Amanda and Savanna.

Phone: 
+1 (920) 819-4462

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Crystal Oley

Crystal

Oley

Sales Representative

Crystal joined the Catalyst Printing and Writing sales team in 2016.  She is responsible for selling coated freesheet and coated groundwood in the Southeast U.S. market.  She previously worked at Newpage, as an Account Manager, handling customers in Eastern Canada. Crystal holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from George Washington University and resides in Atlanta, GA with her husband Jeff.

Phone: 
571-314-4881

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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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Sarah Walters

Sarah

Walters

Director, Sales

Sarah Walters brings 13 Years of sales experience in the publishing industry, most recently selling to the broker community. Sarah is accountable for commercial printer accounts while managing regional merchant relationships. Located in Troy, Ohio Sarah resides with her husband John and four children. She holds an undergraduate degree and an MBA from Wright State University.

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Cellphone: 
(937) 572-2620
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Joe Aguiar

Joe

Aguiar

Director, Sales

With over 17 years of experience in the coated and uncoated web papers markets, Joe is well equipped to manage our eastern Canadian customer base. His can-do attitude and deep understanding of the market, help Joe service our customers to a very high level. Residing in Blainville, Quebec, Joe holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) degree from Concordia University in Montreal.

Phone: 
+1 (514) 814-5553

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