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Company Overview of Wausau Paper Corp.

Company Overview

Wausau Paper Corp. manufactures, converts, and sells towel and tissue products primarily in the United States and Canada. The company offers paper towel and tissue products for the commercial and industrial away-from-home market, including washroom roll and folded towels; towel, tissue, and soap dispensers; industrial wipers; dairy towels; household roll towels; and other towel and tissue products. It offers its products under the Alliance, Artisan, DublSoft, DublNature, EcoSoft, OptiCore, Wausau Paper, Bay West, OptiServ, Wave 'N Dry, Revolution, and other brands. The company sells its products to paper and sanitary supply distributors that serve factories and other commercial and industria...

100 Paper Place

Mosinee, WI 54455

United States

Founded in 1899

870 Employees



Key Executives for Wausau Paper Corp.

President and Director
Age: 55
Vice President of Finance and Director
Senior Vice President of Operations
Age: 52
Vice President of Legal, Secretary and Director
Director of Investor Relations
Age: 57
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Wausau Paper Corp. Key Developments

Wausau Paper Corp. Announces Management Changes

On January 21, 2016, the acquisition of Wausau Paper Corp. by SCA Tissue North America LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of SCA Americas Inc., was consummated pursuant to the terms of the previously announced Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of October 12, 2015, by and among Wausau, SCA Americas, and Salmon Acquisition Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of SCA Tissue. Pursuant to the Merger Agreement, Merger Sub merged with and into Wausau (the Merger), with Wausau continuing as the surviving corporation. As a result of the Merger, Wausau became a wholly owned subsidiary of SCA Tissue, which pursuant to an Assignment of Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated January 20, 2016, was assigned SCA Americas' rights and obligations under the Merger Agreement. Pursuant to the terms of the Merger Agreement and the Assignment Agreement, SCA Americas continues to remain liable for all of its obligations under the Merger Agreement as if no assignment had occurred. In connection with the consummation of the Merger, each of Robert H. Yanker, Londa J. Dewey, Gary W. Freels, Charles E. Hodges, G. Watts Humphrey, Jr., John S. Kvocka, Gavin T. Molinelli, and George Patrick Murphy submitted letters of resignation and ceased to be directors of Wausau and were replaced by Donald E. Lewis, Dumitrache Martinez, and Kevin S. Gorman. In connection with the consummation of the Merger, Michael C. Burandt resigned as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and as a director of Wausau, Sherri L. Lemmer resigned as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Matthew L. Urmanski resigned as President and Chief Operating Officer, and the board of directors of Wausau appointed Donald E. Lewis as President, Dumitrache Martinez as Vice President Finance, and Kevin S. Gorman as Vice President Legal and Secretary of Wausau.

Wausau Paper Corp.(NYSE:WPP) dropped from CRSP US Total Market Index

Wausau Paper Corp.(NYSE:WPP) dropped from CRSP US Total Market Index

Wausau Paper Corp.(NYSE:WPP) dropped from MSCI Acwi + Frontier Markets(acwi Fm) All Cap Index

Wausau Paper Corp.(NYSE:WPP) dropped from MSCI Acwi + Frontier Markets(acwi Fm) All Cap Index

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