The President of Tissue Group is appointing Jean Jobin to the position of Chief Operating Officer.
Jobin, who joined the ranks of Cascades in 1992, is currently Executive Vice-President of Away- from-Home Products in North America.
He has been a controller and director of various groups within the company in North America and Europe.
He holds a Master's degree in operations management and a Master's in business management.
He is also a Fellow of the Society of Management Accountants of Canada. In recent years, he has distinguished himself within the Tissue Group for his leadership skills and knowledge of the industry.
"With its wealth of past and present accomplishments, the Tissue Group
is embarking on a new stage of development with a clear objective to conquer new market shares.
The appointment of Jean Jobin
will allow me to concentrate on our overall corporate vision and an energetic strategy for development and expansion," explained Blanchet.