| Glatfelter Announces Additional Changes
York, Pennsylvania July 5, 2000: The P.
H. Glatfelter Company (NYSE: GLT), an international manufacturer of engineered and
specialty printing papers, today announced additional organizational changes in its senior
management structure to help the Company redesign its global business.
The changes continue P. H. Glatfelters reorganization of its managerial structure
to capitalize on todays market and technology opportunities. Combined with
organizational changes announced June 29, they reflect the commitment of the P. H.
Glatfelter Company to maximize operational and financial performance.
The Company is pleased to announce the following changes:
- Robert L. Miller, Vice President International Business has been named
Vice President - Special Projects. Miller will relocate from Germany to York, PA and will
focus on key strategic projects.
- Gerhard K. Federer, Managing Director, Schoeller & Hoesch Division, will
assume the role of Vice President International Business & Managing Director,
Schoeller & Hoesch. Federer will coordinate the organizational transition of the
Schoeller & Hoesch group, the Companys European subsidiary. He will also bring
his international business experience to Glatfelters management team.
- Robert L. Inners II, Director of Operations, Glatfelter Division, has been named
Vice President - Operations & Supply Chain. Inners will be responsible for the
corporate management of mill operations and supply chain, which includes procurement and
logistics, manufacturing, quality management and transportation.
- Leland R. Hall, Vice President and General Manager, Glatfelter Division, will
assume the role of Vice President - New Product Development. Hall will have responsibility
for aligning the corporate product development resources to expedite and develop new
engineered papers and specialty products.
- Dante C. Parrini, Vice President Sales and Marketing, Glatfelter Division, has
been promoted to Vice President - Sales & Marketing, Glatfelter Division and Corporate
Strategic Marketing. Parrini will continue to be responsible for the sales, marketing and
customer support efforts for the printing and writing papers produced by the Glatfelter
Division. In addition, he will focus on the strategic assessment and alignment of the
corporate marketing resources and markets.
- Markus R. Mueller, Associate Counsel and Secretary, has been promoted to
Corporate Counsel, Secretary & Director of Policy & Compliance. Mueller will be
responsible for all corporate legal affairs of the Company.
- Carroll L. Missimer, Corporate Environmental Director, has been promoted to Vice
President Environmental Affairs. Dr. Missimer will be responsible for all corporate
environmental affairs and analytical services.
Headquartered in York, Pennsylvania, P. H. Glatfelter Company operates domestic
facilities in Pennsylvania, North Carolina and Wisconsin. International operations include
facilities in Germany, France, Australia, the Philippines and Canada.