Rodger D. Fuller
Rodger D. Fuller, 56, is Senior Vice President, Paper/Engineered Carriers U.S./Canada and Display and Packaging at Sonoco Products Company. In this role, he has responsibility for the Company’s Paper and Engineered Carriers businesses, including 12 uncoated recycled paper mills, 24 recovered paper recycling facilities, 40 tube and core converting facilities and 16 wire and cable reels centers, serving customers throughout the U.S. and Canada.
In addition, he leads the Company’s Display and Packaging business, which operates 25 manufacturing and packaging facilities in the United States, Mexico, Poland and Brazil. Combined, these businesses have annual sales of $1.6 billion and 8,000 associates.
Prior to this appointment, Fuller was Group Vice President at Sonoco. He has held leadership positions in both Consumer and Industrial businesses during his 31-year career with Sonoco.
Fuller graduated from Berry College in Rome, Georgia, with a B.S. in business administration, and he received an MBA from Emory University. He is active in industry and community service organizations, including serving on the board of the Paper and Packaging Board, American Forest and Paper Association and the Hartsville United Way.
He and his wife, Helen, have two grown children and reside in Hartsville.