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Top 6 Coolest Things About the Paper Industry
Sarah Dawkins, Solenis
TAPPI’s Young Professionals Division promotes the future of our industry by recognizing members’ creativity and drive while encouraging them to become more personally involved in the industry. As our future leaders and innovators, we’ve invited members of the YP Division to share their insights with Ahead of the Curve readers.
As someone who is passionate about pulp and paper, I think that the success of our industry depends on sharing our strengths and spreading our message. Here are my top six COOLEST things about the paper industry:
WE ARE COMMITTED TO THE ENVIRONMENT
WE ARE CREATIVE AND INNOVATIVE
WE AREN’T GOING ANYWHERE
WE HAVE CHALLENGES (BUT THAT IS THE FUN PART)
Want to help your company’s new hires ignite their passion for the pulp and paper industry? Consider Onboarding TAPPI Young Professional Membership for your New Employees. For only $35 per individual, your company can subsidize this initial year of membership by including TAPPI Young Professional Membership in the hiring package. This facilitates a professional connection to enhance your new hire’s knowledge, experience, and performance in the industry. Click the link above or email [email protected] for details.
WE ARE A FAMILY
WE ARE PASSIONATE AND LOVE WHAT WE DO
I believe that the pulp and paper industry’s success depends on sharing our strengths and spreading our message. Please consider taking the time to speak with someone outside the industry and share with them why we are the best industry in the world. Sometimes all it takes is just a spark…
Sarah Dawkins graduated from the University of Maine in 2011 with a degree in Chemical Engineering. While at the University of Maine, she was very involved with the Pulp and Paper Foundation and served as president of the TAPPI/PIMA Student Chapter for two years. She was the 2010 PIMA National Student of the Year and was named one of TAPPI’s 2015 “Top 20 Under 30” industry professionals. Since graduation she has held positions with Nalco and O’Neal Inc., and is now a sales account manager with Solenis in Anderson, SC.
For a modest investment of $174, receive more than US$ 1000 in benefits in return.