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Hugo D’Amours Appointed Vice-President, Communications and Public Affairs at Cascades

January 22, 2013

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Cascades, a leader in
recovery and the production of green packaging and tissue products, is
pleased to announce the appointment of Hugo D’Amours to the position of
Vice-President, Communications and Public Affairs.

Until last fall, Mr. D’Amours was Director of Media Relations for Quebec
Premier Jean Charest. He holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Masters of
Public Administration. Over the past 15 years he has developed solid
expertise in communications and public relations, and he has earned an
excellent reputation. His skills will be a valuable resource and an
undeniable asset to the company’s management.

“Hugo seemed to be the ideal person to join us as we undergo significant
changes, and to continue to promote the innovative and sustainable
nature of the company,” said Mr. Alain Lemaire, President and Chief
Executive Officer of Cascades.

Mr. Lemaire also thanked his predecessor, Mr. Hubert Bolduc, for eight
years of dedicated service. He wishes to take this opportunity to wish
Mr. Bolduc the best of luck in his new career.

Founded in 1964, Cascades produces, converts and markets packaging and
tissue products that are composed mainly of recycled fibres. The
Company employs more than 12,000 employees, who work in over 100 modern
and versatile production units located in North America and Europe.
With its management philosophy, half a century of experience in
recycling, and continuous efforts in research and development as
driving forces, Cascades continues to deliver the innovative products
that customers have come to rely on.  Cascades’ shares trade on the
Toronto Stock Exchange, under the ticker symbol


Source: PR Newswire