Following ARAUCO‘s recent announcement to construct a new particleboard facility in Grayling, Mich., the company has announced a restructuring of its sales organization.
Phil Pierot, who most recently held the position of Eastern region sales manager, has been promoted to national sales manager, particleboard.
In his new role Pierot will not only have sales responsibilities for the Grayling, Mich. site, but will also have the Moncure, N.C., Bennettsville, S.C. and Albany, Ore. particleboard mills under his leadership.
Pierot will be report directly to Kevin Shotbolt, vice president, sales and marketing.
“We are preparing our team to provide optimal service to the markets as our new Michigan site comes on line mid-2018,” Shotbolt said.