Packaging Corp. of America Names Jack Carter as VP, Containerboard

Jan. 13, 2011 - Packaging Corp. of America announced that Charles J. (Jack) Carter has been named vice president, Containerboard with responsibility for the company’s four containerboard mills and support operations. Carter will report to Mark W. Kowlzan, CEO of the company. Kowlzan was previously responsible for mill operations prior to being named CEO in June 2010.

Carter (51) joined PCA in March 2010 as Director, Papermaking Technology. He has almost 30 years of forest products industry experience working in key management positions. Prior to joining PCA, Carter was vice president and general manager of AbitibiBowater’s Calhoun, Tennessee mill.

PCA is the fifth largest producer of containerboard and corrugated packaging products in the United States with sales of $2.15 billion in 2009. PCA operates four paper mills and 67 corrugated product plants in 26 states across the country.

SOURCE: Packaging Corporation of America