MONTREAL, Sept. 3, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Supremex Inc., Canada's largest producer of stock and custom-manufactured envelopes and growing provider of packaging and related products (TSX: SXP), is pleased to announce that Stewart Emerson has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer effective immediately.
Mr. Emerson was most recently President and Chief Operating Officer of Supremex. He began his career with the organization in 1990 and has held a number of senior management positions with the organization, including Vice President & General Manager and General Sales Manager. Mr. Emerson holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration with a double major in Marketing and Management from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts.
"The Board has been impressed with Stewart's leadership, vision and change agenda and this is reflected in his rapid elevation to the Chief Executive role", said Mr. George Armoyan, Chairman of the Board of Directors. "In addition, his excellent understanding of the envelope industry throughout North America and solid knowledge of adjacent and related industries made him the ideal candidate to lead the organization at the highest level."
Supremex Inc. is Canada's largest manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of stock and custom envelopes and growing provider of packaging and related products. Supremex is the only national envelope manufacturer in Canada, with facilities across six provinces and employs approximately 500 people. This nationwide presence enables it to manufacture products tailored to the specifications of major national customers such as leading corporations, national resellers and governmental entities, as well as paper merchants and process and solutions providers.
SOURCE: Supremex Inc.
For further information: Benoît Crowe, CPA, CAVice President, Finance, (514) 595-0555