GREEN BAY, WI – June 16, 2016 – The Pulp & Paper Safety Association, Perry, Fla., USA, at its February Board of Director’s meeting selected Green Bay Packaging’s (GBP) Fort Worth Division, as its 2016 recipient of The Award of Excellence.
The Award of Excellence is the association’s most prestigious award given for operating excellence. The award is based on the best three consecutive year safety record at a converting operation. “We stress the importance of safety in everything we do,” stated GBP’s Fort Worth Division Vice President and General Manager Rob Schroeder. “We strive to continually improve the safety of our operations and are proud of our employees who have worked hard to
earn this prestigious recognition.” “Safety is a core value for GBP and we are all very proud of the Fort
Worth team for their focus on Safety and appreciate this recognition by PPSA,” remarks Bryan Hollenbach,
Green Bay Packaging Executive Vice President. “Recognition for providing a safe working environment for employees and customers is the highest honor a company can receive,” said Peter Masias, Corporate Director of Safety & Risk Management. “We are constantly looking for new ways to maintain and improve our safety standards, and we have dedicated employees who focus on quality control and safety excellence.” GBP’s Fort Worth Division received this award at the Association’s 2016 Pulp and Paper Safety Association’s Annual Professional Development Conference. The Conference was held in Mobile, AL last week. The awards ceremony was held at The Battle House Renaissance Hotel on June 8, 2016.
About Green Bay Packaging Inc.
Started in 1933, Green Bay Packaging is a family-owned, vertically integrated company consisting of
corrugated container plants, folding cartons, recycled and virgin linerboard mills, pressure-sensitive label roll
stock, specialty converting operations, timberlands, and a sawmill facility. Headquartered in Green Bay, Wis.,
Green Bay Packaging Inc. is dedicated to innovative development of its products and forestry resources, with a
focus on quality, sustainability and continuous improvement throughout all of its manufacturing facilities in 14
states. For more information about Green Bay Packaging, visit www.gbp.com
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