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Industry Veteran Ed Buehler to Join Willamette Falls Paper Company Executive Leadership Team

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Dec. 8, 2020 - Willamette Falls Paper Company announced that Ed Buehler will join the company as part of its executive leadership team.

Buehler has spent over 30 years in the paper industry, providing leadership in Coated, Specialty, and Packaging Papers. Before joining Willamette Falls Paper, he started Point Specialty Papers Consulting following his retirement as VP and General Manager of Specialty Papers with Verso Corporation.

Buehler brings a broad background to support Willamette Falls Paper with management experience in strategy, business turnaround, new market development, manufacturing, capital rebuilds, sales, marketing, and product development.

"We are excited to welcome Ed to the team at Willamette Falls Paper Company," said Brian Konen, President of Willamette Falls Paper Company. "His knowledge of the specialty paper markets and extensive experience in the paper industry will be invaluable in developing Willamette Falls Paper's strategy moving forward."

Buehler commented, "I am excited to be working with a company like Willamette Falls Paper, at the same site where I started my career as a Product Manager with Crown Zellerbach over 30 years ago. I know the history, operations and facility well and look forward to helping the mill establish a new chapter of papermaking in the Northwest."

Willamette Falls Paper Company is a non-integrated mill capable of making coated, uncoated and packaging paper grades with an annual capacity of 260,000 tons. To learn more, visit:

SOURCE: Willamette Falls Paper Company, Inc.