CTI Paper USA has named Gerard Vail as VP-Sales and National Accounts. He will hold an equity position in the company, PaperAge reports.
Vail, most recently sales director at Finch Paper, brings a 30-year background in printing and premium coated/uncoated printing papers, and is a longtime specialist in digital papers and substrates.
"Gerard is a respected sales and marketing executive with an unrelenting focus on delivering new value and profitability to customers across the U.S. and Canada," said John Kelly, President and Owner of CTI Paper USA. "Merchants, printers and end-users uniformly praise his excellence and consistent hard work on their behalf."
Vail also has served in senior management and sales positions at International Paper Co./xpedx, Nekoosa Coated Products, Lewis Paper and Taylor Corp.
Privately-held CTI Paper USA is one of North America's largest suppliers of premium printing papers and envelopes for digital and offset printing.