UPDATED ON: Tuesday, January 29, 2002
Rina P. McGuire,
Vice-President, Public Relations and Corporate Culture
From The Globe and Mail
Management at Cascades Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Rina P. McGuire as Vice-President, Public Relations and Corporate Culture. Rina McGuire has a vast experience in sales and management in the pulp and paper industry. Having a background in Administration, she joined the Cascades Group in 1989 as Director of Sales, Cascades Etcan Inc. She then served as the General Manager of the Cascades Inc. recycling and de-inking sectors. Since September, 2001 she has been coordinating the external communications of the Cascades Group and is responsible for imparting and promoting the corporate philosophy of the Company to all its employees. Her involvement and leadership abilities are an asset to Cascades and greatly contribute to the force of the Company.
An active member of the industry, Rina McGuire was on the Board of Directors of Recyc-Québec, and she is the Chairman of the Board of the Paper Recycling Association.
Cascades Inc. is a North American leader in the manufacturing of packaging products, fine papers and tissue papers. Internationally, the Cascades Group employs close to 13,500 people and operates over 150 modern and versatile operating units located in Canada, the United States, Mexico, France, England, Germany and Sweden. The Group recycles more than two million tons of paper and board annually, supplying the majority of its fiber requirements. Leading-edge de-inking technology, sustained research and development, and more than 35 years of experience in recycling are all distinctive strengths that enable Cascades to manufacture innovative and ecological value-added products. Cascades’ common shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol CAS.