Atlanta—This year’s recipient of Corrugated Packing Division Leadership and Service Award is Jeff Pallini of Fosber America, Inc. This award will be presented during the Awards Breakfast of the Corrugated Week Conference on Sept. 29 in Long Beach, Calif., and is given in honor of individuals who have shown exemplary leadership in and outstanding service to the Division.
Jeff Pallini graduated in 1984 from Clarion University in Pennsylvania. He spent his first five years in the tissue industry at Perini America, Inc. In 1989, Jeff started Fosber America, Inc., which provides corrugated machinery and rolls to the North American market.
Throughout his career, Jeff has been active with TAPPI and was instrumental in developing the Corrugated Packaging Division structure. He has held several positions at the national level, including Chairman of the Corrugated Division, Corrugated Packaging Division Liaison and Supplier Advisory Chairman. He has presented technical presentations to Corbotech. In his Chicago TAPPI local section, he has held all of the board positions including four years as Chairman. Jeff resides in Green Bay, Wis., with his wife, Tina, and four children. In his spare time he enjoys outdoor activities, spending time with his family and he is an active participant in his Catholic church.