Veritiv has announced that Salvatore A. Abbate (Sal)has been named the company's Chief Executive Officer, and current board member Stephen E. Macadam (Steve)has been named Chairman of the Board as Mary A. Laschinger, current Chairman and CEO, retires from the organization. Both appointments are effective September 30, 2020.
"My tenure as Veritiv Chairman and CEO has been the pinnacle of my career," said Mary Laschinger. "I am tremendously proud of our employees' exceptional work ethic, their dedication to our customers and their unwavering commitment to the company's success. Under Sal's and Steve's guidance, I am confident that Veritiv will continue to flourish as they lead the organization in the next phase of its journey while building upon the values that have been the foundation of our success to date."