Glatfelter promotes Dickerhoof within specialty papers unit
By P&PC Staff
By P&PC Staff
Jan. 17, 2017 – Shortly after announcing Timothy R. Hess’ recent promotion to senior vice president and business unit president, Specialty Papers, Glatfelter has named David Dickerhoof vice-president of sales and marketing for Specialty Papers, effective immediately. Dickerhoof fills the position previously held by Hess.
In this role, Dickerhoof will be responsible for leading the business unit’s commercial strategy, including sales, marketing, customer service, new product development, and new business development.
An experienced sales and marketing leader with 23 years of industry experience, Dickerhoof joined Glatfelter in 2006 as part of the acquisition of the Chillicothe, Ohio, mill. He most recently served as director of sales, Converting Papers.
“Throughout his career at Glatfelter, Dave has built successful relationships inside and outside of Glatfelter by drawing on his strong problem solving skills, customer-centric focus, and his ability to drive results,” said Hess. “Under his leadership, Glatfelter has achieved record sales in converting papers. I’m confident that Dave will continue to create sustainable value for all of our customers in 2017 and beyond.”
Glatfelter is a global supplier of specialty papers and fiber-based engineered materials. Headquartered in York, Penn., the company employs more than 4,300 people and operates facilities internationally, including Gatineau, Que.