Norbord Recognized As CCDA 2019 Manufacturer Of The Year
VALLEY- On Tuesday, Norbord Alabama was recognized as 2019 Manufacturer of the year at the 20th annual Chambers County Industrial Appreciation Luncheon held at the Valley Community Center. “Norbord is a leading global manufacturer of wood-based panels with assets of US $1.9 billion and annual sales of approximately US $2.4 billion. Norbord has 17 operations in the United States, Europe and Canada”, said Chambers County Development Authority Executive Director Valerie Gray. Afterward, a crowd comprised of supporters of the CCDA enjoyed a delicious meal catered by Ed and Ann Yeargan with Creme Fraiche from Lafayette, followed by Trivia with Steve Wheeler from ALFA Insurance.
Shown in the photo above, from left to right, are Walt Ward, operations manager; Erica Wood, staff accountant; Mike Ellington, production manager; Gregg Weissman, general manager; Caleb Walls, controller; Peyton Denton, technology manager; Bobby Williams, board president, Chambers County Development Authority and Valerie Gray, executive director, CCDA.+
– Story by Gator Kincaid