NEENAH, WIS. (Aug. 8, 2:30 p.m. ET) — Jeffrey Curler, a director at Bemis Co. Inc. since 1992 and chairman since 2005, plans to retire at the end of 2011.
Curler has spent 39 years with the Neenah-based flexible packaging and pressure sensitive materials supplier.
The board has elected William J. Bolton as non-executive chairman. Bolton has been a director of Bemis since 2000 and has served as the independent lead director of the board since 2004.
Bolton is currently a consultant to the food distribution industry.