Previously, Voorhees was chief executive officer of RockTenn. Prior to his appointment as CEO of RockTenn, he served in various executive leadership roles, including president and chief operating officer; executive vice president and chief financial officer; and chief administrative officer. Before joining RockTenn, Voorhees was in operations and executive roles at Sonat, a diversified energy company headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama. He earned a bachelor’s degree in economics and mathematics from Northwestern University and a master of business administration from the University of Virginia Darden School of Business.
The Customer Executive of the Year Award is the highest honour that ASPI can bestow on an individual. This award is presented annually to a customer executive who has worked diligently within his company, and with his company’s suppliers, to increase the benefits to his company of its supplied goods and services. Nominations are accepted from ASPI member companies, and the ASPI Board of Directors votes on submitted nominations.
Packaging South Asia is the cooperating media partner for drupa 2016 which is scheduled to be held from 31 May to 10 June at Dusseldorf, Germany.