Neenah Paper Appoints John O'Donnell as CEO

May 19, 2011 - Neenah Paper announced that John O'Donnell has been named Chief Executive Officer, effective May 18, as part of its previously announced executive succession plan.

O'Donnell, who was senior vice president and chief operating officer, assumes the position from Sean Erwin, who is retiring as CEO. Erwin will remain on Neenah Paper's Board of Directors as its Non-Executive Chairman.

O'Donnell was appointed to the Board of Directors in November 2010 when the succession plan was announced and was elected to the Board at the Neenah's Annual Meeting of Shareholders held May 18.

SOURCE: Neenah Paper, Inc.