George W. Wurtz III

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George W. Wurtz III

President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Appvion, Inc.

George W. Wurtz III is President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Appvion, a manufacturer of coating formulations and application, a position he has held since June 2018. Mr. Wurtz founded George Wurtz & Associates LLC, a boutique consulting firm, in 2006 where he served as President and Chief Executive Officer from October 2011 to March 2012 and again from October 2015 to present. Before rejoining George Wurtz & Associates, Mr. Wurtz co-founded Soundview Paper Company, a manufacturer of towel and tissue products, where he served as President and Chief Executive Officer from March 2012 to October 2014, and as Chairman of the Board of Directors from October 2014 to April 2015. From 2007 to 2011, Mr. Wurtz served as President and Chief Executive Officer of WinCup, Inc., a manufacturer of disposable, polystyrene cups, bowls and other products.

Mr. Wurtz has extensive experience in the paper industry, which has many parallels to the broader packaging industry. His extensive executive leadership experience, as well his corporate governance experience, provides a valuable contribution to the Board.

Director since 2018

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