VANCOUVER, Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Allnorth Americas, a leading engineering and technical services company, announced today that Jay Miele has been named Vice President of Operations. A 30-year veteran of the Pulp & Paper sector, Jay will lead the operational expansion of Allnorth Americas from a new office in Alpharetta, Georgia.
"Allnorth's strength comes from a deep focus on delighting our clients with solutions provided by our engaged team" said Darby Kreitz, Allnorth's CEO. "Jay understands Allnorth's unique culture and mission of delivering strategic engineering services to the Pulp & Paper sector. He is a superb leader and I am thrilled he will be bringing his experience and talent to this new critical role."
Jay brings broad international experience in the Pulp & Paper sector and he was recently the Vice President and General Manager for Andritz Fiber Technologies Division in the US.
"Allnorth played a key role in assisting a Northwest paper company with revolutionizing its manufacturing processes and technologies. Following their pulping and bleaching upgrades, the facility is now one of the most economically viable, energy efficient, and environmentally sustainable pulp mills," said Jay. "I want to build on this momentum and provide innovative solutions to new markets and new clients. I am proud to have joined a team that is a proven leader in optimizing pulping processes, in engineering and design, project management and advanced process-simulation."
Jay earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Maine, and an MBA from Emory University's Goizueta Business School. He will assume his new role immediately.
About Allnorth Americas
Allnorth Americas is a subsidiary of Allnorth, a diversified engineering and technical services company that serves hundreds of domestic and global clients in the Pulp & Paper, Mining, Oil & Gas, and Infrastructure sectors. Founded in 1995 and headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, Allnorth is growing rapidly with 13 offices and more than 450 team members. Allnorth's success is based on the organization's core principles of client service, integrity, empowering team members and quality management practices.
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