Moore Names Sean S. Sullivan Senior Vice President Of Corporate Development
Press release from the issuing company
TORONTO & STAMFORD, Conn.--Aug. 9, 2001--Robert G. Burton, President and Chief Executive Officer of Moore Corporation Limited announced today the appointment of Sean S. Sullivan as Senior Vice President of Corporate Development.
In regard to this appointment, Mr. Burton stated: "When we came to Moore last December, we announced that as part of our action plan to focus the company on our core operations that we were going to make acquisitions that complemented our printing assets. As we continue to become the true ''one-stop" printing solution in the industry, it is very important that we expand and grow our platform to fulfill the print needs of our customers while simultaneously diversifying our revenue base within our core competency. In support of this key initiative I am pleased to announce that we have hired Sean Sullivan to be the catalyst behind this effort. Sean has the experience and industry knowledge to help fuel our growth initatives. He was the driving force behind our accretive acquisition efforts when I was at World Color.''
Mr. Sullivan stated:
"I am absolutely thrilled to have this opportunity. I feel fortunate to have the chance to team up again with Bob Burton and his senior team. I am confident that I can add tremendous value by swiftly and thoughtfully bringing accretive deals to the table that support our growth plan and which contribute to our cross selling initiatives. We succeeded together in the past by being creative, credible and proactive. I look forward to bringing that winning approach to Moore.''
Mr. Burton concluded:
"Sean is an experienced senior executive who knows the industry well. He has a tremendous track record and I expect that he will hit the ground running and add great value as we continue the focus on our print and print related business. Our customers and investors will benefit greatly from Sean's addition to the team.''
Prior to joining Moore, Mr. Sullivan served as Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions for Engage, Inc. While at Engage he successfully announced and closed five acquisitions of over $2.5 billion in purchase price. Prior to joining Engage, Mr. Sullivan served as Director of Business Development for World Color Press, Inc. While at World Color, Sean successfully negotiated and delivered multiple, first year accretive printing acquisitions. Sean brings more than 10 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions, with a major focus on the printing industry. He received his bachelor's degree in Business Administration in Accountancy from the University of Notre Dame, and a Master of Business Administration from Columbia University.
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