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
www.unisourcelink.com, or contact Unisource at 1-800-unisource.
About Unisource Worldwide, Inc.
Unisource Worldwide, Inc., (www.unisourcelink.com) 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.
SOURCE Unisource Worldwide, Inc.