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xpedx names new executive vice president of marketing and strategy

August 26, 2011

CINCINNATI — Steve Bowden has been named executive vice president of marketing and strategy at xpedx, according to a press release.

In his new leadership role, Bowden is responsible for leading marketing efforts for xpedx, as well as providing leadership for xpedx''s strategic planning and business development initiatives, the release stated.

According to the release, prior to serving as executive vice president, Bowden was vice president and general manager for xpedx Stores.

He has also served in leadership positions for International Paper (IP), including mill manager of the company''s Augusta, Georgia, mill and product development manager and North American business manager for IP''s coated paperboard business, the release noted.

"Steve''s broad experience and insight from a number of areas within xpedx serves our team very well as he leads our marketing and strategy development to improve our sales and earnings performance," said Mary Laschinger, president of xpedx.

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