Canfor Pulp Income Fund

Canfor Pulp Income Fund

December 21, 2009 18:42 ET

Canfor Pulp Announces Appointment of New CEO at Next AGM

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Dec. 21, 2009) - Canfor Pulp Income Fund (the "Fund") (TSX:CFX.UN) is pleased to announce today the appointment of Joe Nemeth as President and CEO, Canfor Pulp Holding Inc., the general partner of Canfor Pulp Limited Partnership (CPLP), effective May 1, 2010. This appointment will follow the retirement of Paul Richards, after the Fund's 2010 annual general meeting.

Mr. Nemeth joined Canfor/Canfor Pulp in 2003 as Vice-President, Sales and Marketing for Pulp and Paper. Prior to this, Mr. Nemeth was President and CEO of Greenbelt Renewable Energy from 2000-2003. He also worked for Fletcher Challenge (now Catalyst Papers) from 1987-2000, with his last two positions being Paper Mill Manager at the Elk Falls Division and Vice-President, Sales and Marketing.

Mr. Nemeth holds a Bachelor of Forestry degree from UBC and a Master's of Business Administration degree from the University of Western Ontario.

Dr. Charles Jago

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About Canfor Pulp Income Fund
The Fund is an unincorporated, open-ended trust established under the laws of Ontario, created to indirectly acquire and hold an interest in the Canfor Pulp Limited Partnership (the "Partnership"). The Fund indirectly holds a 49.8% interest in the Partnership with Canadian Forest Products Ltd. (a subsidiary of Canfor Corporation) holding the remaining 50.2% interest.

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