Buckeye Technologies Restructures Executive Management

July 27, 2012 - Buckeye Technologies announced that it will restructure its executive management team in support of its previously announced decisions to close or sell several underperforming or non-core assets and in conjunction with the departure of its chief operating officer, which was announced separately.

The Company’s Board of Directors has approved the following promotions effective July 24, 2012:

  • Steven G. Dean, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
  • Douglas L. Dowdell, Senior Vice President, Specialty Fibers has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Specialty Fibers.
  • Terrence M. Reed, Vice President, Human Resources has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Human Resources.

Buckeye, a leading manufacturer and marketer of specialty fibers and nonwoven materials, is headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee, USA. The Company currently operates facilities in the United States, Germany and Canada. Its products are sold worldwide to makers of consumer and industrial goods.

SOURCE: Buckeye Technologies