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CCCA Announces Change in Leadership

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Brampton, ON – November 28, 2016 – The Canadian Corrugated and Containerboard Association (CCCA) announces that Allen Kirkpatrick will assume the leadership role of Executive Director of the Association, effective headshotallenDecember 1, 2016.  Allen replaces David Andrews who has decided to take a voluntary retirement from that position. David will remain on the Board as a Director and to assist in the transition of management responsibilities.

Allen was formerly with Norampac, a division of Cascades Canada Inc. and Domtar Packaging where he held various and increasingly challenging line and staff management positions.  He is a former Chairman of the Paper and Paperboard Packaging Environmental Council (PPEC), a position he held for four years, and he also served on the Board of the Packaging Association of Canada. Allen brings to the position a wide array of corrugated and containerboard industry experience gained over a 38-year career. He will be based in the CCCA’s Brampton, Ontario office.

The Canadian Corrugated and Containerboard Association is a federally registered not-for-profit trade association that advances the competitiveness of the industry by embracing sustainability in all its forms (environmental, social and economic); by protecting the health and safety of its stakeholders; and communicating this to its customers, governments and the public at large. Its website is