Timber Products Announces New Marketing Director
Springfield, OR–Chris Knowles has been appointed marketing director of Timber Products Co. “Having someone as knowledgeable and versatile as Chris will be a great addition to our team,” said Mark Avery, chief operating officer.
Knowles earned his bachelor‘s degree in forest management and master’s degree in forestry from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, TX before moving to Oregon in 2003 to begin work at Oregon State University. As a professor with its Oregon Wood Innovation Center, he provided technical support to many forest-products companies and associations. He also conducted extensive market research on products.
Knowles and his wife, Melissa, live in Corvallis with their two daughters.
Founded in 1918, Timber Products Co. produces diversified wood products. Best known for its hardwood plywood, the company is committed to environmental sustainability and offers a fully integrated approach to manufacturing with company-owned forestland, nine manufacturing facilities, an import division and a nationwide transportation division.
Learn more at www. timberproducts.com