Quebecor World Appoints Grosman and Miotke to New U.S. and Global Management Positions
MONTRÉAL—01/18/07—Wes Lucas, president and CEO of Quebecor World Inc. (NYSE:IQW, TSX:IQW), is pleased to announce the appointment of Doron D. Grosman as president of the U.S. Magazine Group and Chuck Miotke as vice president, Global Manufacturing. Grosman will assume his new position immediately and will be based in the company’s New York offices. Miotke, who led the U.S. Magazine group for the last three years and has worked with Quebecor World and in the printing industry for more than 30 years, will become the leader for global manufacturing and productivity.
“Doron is an outstanding leader, and I am very pleased that Doron will lead the U.S. Magazine Division, as he has the ideal capabilities and experiences to ensure that we create the highest value for our customers, our people, and our shareholders,” stated Lucas. “Doron has an exceptional track record and leadership capability to bring to Quebecor World, with an extensive background in sales and operations, and he has proven that he can deliver the highest value to the customer, build superior execution capabilities in operations, create high performing teams, and deliver results to the shareholder.”
Quebecor World recently completed the retooling of its U.S. magazine division, installing 10 new 64 and 96-page presses at seven facilities, and restructuring the entire U.S. Magazine network. With the completion of this retooling, the U.S. Magazine Division will start a new era, as this world-class, customer-focused platform is now better positioned than ever to deliver to customers the highest value, best quality product, and with the leading on-time performance in the industry.
“This is evolutionary, and is an ideal time for Chuck Miotke to take on a global manufacturing role and leverage his operational expertise across the company, and for a new leader to leverage this world class new operating platform for the benefit of our customers and our shareholders,” stated Lucas. “I am confident that Doron and his team will ensure Quebecor World continues to provide our customers with new and innovative print marketing solutions to generate the greatest customer value.