Nancy C. Geisler Appointed Vice President of Sustainability at Unisource Worldwide

New Position Will Focus On Increasing Company's Commitment To Environmental


Mar 05, 2008, 00:00 ET from Unisource Worldwide, Inc.

    NORCROSS, Ga., March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisource Worldwide, Inc., one
 of the leading distributors of paper, packaging and facility supplies in
 North America, has announced the appointment of Nancy C. Geisler as
 corporate Vice President of Sustainability for all operations.
     Unisource is well-regarded in the distribution industry for the quality
 of its product stewardship programs in paper, packaging and facility
 supplies. The company's Green external marketing programs reflect
 Unisource's commitment to respect the environment, people and the rights of
 future generations as it continues to meet the needs of customers across
 all businesses. This new position will now increase the company's internal
 focus on environmental responsibility.
     "It has been our mission over the past few years to build Unisource
 into a North American distribution operation that is second to none in
 delivering our customers the best value every time," said Al Dragone, CEO
 of Unisource. "In the course of streamlining our operations, substantial
 savings in power and fuel consumption have been achieved, and we have
 proven to ourselves that being environmentally responsible is fundamental
 to our future success. We are now taking Unisource's environmental
 commitment to the next level - pulling all our leadership resources
 together - to define our path forward toward running our businesses with
 higher efficiency, diminishing waste and improving the cleanliness and
 healthiness of our facilities."
     Geisler, most recently Senior Director of Marketing for Packaging and
 Facility Supplies, has more than 25 years of marketing and consulting
 experience, including product and business management, communications,
 business development, strategic sourcing, business planning, sales and
 market research. Her most recent assignment was to develop
 marketing-related Green programs for Packaging and Facility Supplies.
     For more information about Unisource products, please visit, or contact Unisource at 1-800-unisource.
     About Unisource Worldwide, Inc.
     Unisource Worldwide, Inc., ( is a leading
 independent marketer and distributor of commercial printing and business
 imaging papers, packaging systems and facility supplies and equipment in
 North America. Headquartered in Norcross, Ga., Unisource is one of the
 largest private companies in the United States and offers the most
 comprehensive suite of products and services in the industry. With
 approximately 6,000 team members - including sales, customer service and
 technical support specialists; approximately 100 distribution centers, and
 a fleet of "Big Red" trucks - Unisource can deliver what your business
 needs when and where you want it - locally, regionally and nationally.

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