DEERFIELD, Ill., Dec. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Pregis Corporation, a leading international manufacturer, marketer, and supplier of protective packaging products and specialty packaging solutions, has announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Kevin J. Baudhuin as President, Protective Packaging North America. Mr. Baudhuin replaces Andy Brewer, who left Pregis in November, 2007.
Prior to joining Pregis, Mr. Baudhuin worked with The BOC Group plc for over 20 years, where he held positions of increasing responsibility in general management, sales and marketing, most recently serving as President, Industrial and Special Products North America. Prior to this role, he served as Global Market Director Special Products, based in the United Kingdom. Mr. Baudhuin will be based in the Company's Deerfield, Illinois office.
"Kevin brings extensive experience working with distributors and driving business growth, both organically and through acquisitions," stated Michael McDonnell, Pregis Corporation's President and Chief Executive Officer. "We are pleased to welcome Kevin and look forward to his success in leading our North American protective packaging operations."
Pregis Corporation is a leading global provider of innovative protective, flexible, and foodservice packaging and hospital supply products. The specialty-packaging leader currently operates 47 facilities in 18 countries around the world. Pregis Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Pregis Holding II Corporation. For more information about Pregis, visit the Company's web site at http://www.pregis.com.
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