Cosmo Specialty Fibers Announces Scott Marshall a Board Member

May 22, 2012 - Cosmo Specialty Fibers announced that Scott Marshall, former vice president of Operations Support for the Weyerhaeuser Company has agreed to join the board of Cosmo Specialty Fibers, Inc.

Marshall spent 35 years with Weyerhaeuser, where he held several leadership positions within Timberlands, Wood Products, Corporate Planning, Region Operations, and Research & Development.

Marshall is a member of TAPPI, SAF, Forest Products Research Society, and the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors for APEC.

Marshall has a BS degree in Forest and Wood Science and MS degrees in Wood Science and Technology and in Wood Chemistry all from Colorado State University and an MBA in Forest Industries Management from the University of Oregon.

Cosmo Specialty Fibers, Inc., an affiliate of The Gores Group, was created to restore, restart and operate the former Weyerhaeuser Specialty Cellulose Mill in Cosmopolis, Washington.

Gores Group, LLC, is a private equity firm focused on acquiring controlling interests in mature and growing businesses that can benefit from the firm's operating experience and flexible capital.

SOURCE: Cosmo Specialty Fibers, Inc.