Pope & Talbot CFO, Richard Atkinson, Resigns
June 2, 2006 - Pope & Talbot, Inc. said that chief financial officer Richard K. Atkinson has resigned, effective June 16, 2006, to accept the position of senior vice president and chief financial officer of a privately held bio-energy company.
"Rich has helped Pope & Talbot during some challenging times," said Michael Flannery, chairman and chief executive officer. "We appreciate his hard work and dedication and wish him well in his new endeavor."
Maria M. Pope will resume the duties of CFO and secretary effective June 16, 2006. Ms. Pope will continue to serve in her current role as vice president and general manager, Wood Products Division, a position she has held since December 2003.
SOURCE: Pope & Talbot, Inc.