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Women In Industry 

Welcome to our Women in Industry Division page. The division works to see a competitive, diverse and dynamic industry that offers long-term, fulfilling careers where women and men work synergistically.

The Women in Industry Division works to provide easy access to a highly-valued portfolio of learning tools and networking opportunities to support personal growth and career development, and an industry with raised awareness and heightened appreciation for how the differences between women and men can lead to a more integrated, engaged, and successful workforce.                                                  

 

Division Chair: Pam Cowan, Pulmac Systems International

1st Vice Chair: Heather Jennings, Probiotic Solution

Industry Representative: Beth Cormier, Sappi North America


Learn more about the Women in Industry

Division by viewing this brief video.


Women's summit 18
Held in conjunction with Papercon 2018- Separate Registration required

The TAPPI Women in Industry Division along with Domtar proudly announce the inaugural Women's Summit held in conjunction with PaperCon 2018!

This event will feature a Keynote presentation followed by three breakout sessions about topics prevalent and integral to women in today's workforce.  Attendees will be able to network with the Women in Industry Division as well as first-time attendees, Young Professionals, students, and industry experts alike. Breakfast will be included along with a coffee break. Please visit our website here.


 Mission - Why are we here?

Inspire and support the development of women in the forest products, pulp, paper, tissue, packaging and associated industries by serving as a resource for education and networking opportunities, that result in more women leaders in the industry, fostering overall industry health. 

Vision - What is important to us? 

The Women in Industry will see:

  • A competitive, diverse and dynamic industry that offers long-term, fulfilling careers where women and men work synergistically
  • Easy access to a highly-valued portfolio of learning tools and networking opportunities to support personal growth and career development
  • An industry with raised awareness and heightened appreciation for how the differences between women and men can lead to a more integrated, engaged, and successful workforce

The  Committees of the Women in Industry Division work together to encourage men and women to focus on women's issues, volunteer involvement, and developing women leaders in the workplace.

Each year, the Women in Industry Division is proud to provide several  awards.

We are proud to provide TAPPI Connect as a centralized, online resource for our members, consultants, and volunteers to network, share knowledge, problem solve, and collaborate.

The Women in Industry Division is proud to offer several webinars designed around the mission and goals of the division.

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