Superior Plus Corp.
TSX : SPB

Superior Plus Corp.

September 10, 2014 08:00 ET

Superior Plus Announces Retirement of President of Specialty Chemicals Business

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Sept. 10, 2014) - Superior Plus Corp. (Superior) (TSX:SPB) is announcing that Paul Timmons, President of Superior's Specialty Chemicals business will retire effective December 31, 2014. Mr. Timmons has been with the Specialty Chemicals business or its predecessor organization, ERCO Worldwide (ERCO), for over 30 years and was appointed President in 2001. As part of the Board of Directors ongoing succession planning, Ed Bechberger, currently the Senior Vice-President of Operations of the Specialty Chemicals business will assume the role of President upon Mr. Timmons retirement. Mr. Bechberger has been with the Specialty Chemicals business or its predecessor organization, ERCO Worldwide, for over 30 years.

"We wish Mr. Timmons the best in his retirement and thank him for his long-term commitment to ERCO and Superior. Mr. Timmons has provided sound leadership, not only as President of ERCO but as part of the senior leadership team at Superior. Mr. Timmons commitment and focus to operational and safety excellence has been instrumental in ERCO's past, current and future success," stated Mr. Luc Desjardins, President and Chief Executive Officer.

"I look forward to working with Mr. Bechberger in his new role as President of ERCO. Mr. Bechberger has been a significant contributor to the success of ERCO in his prior roles and I am extremely confident that ERCO will continue to be successful with the leadership of Mr. Bechberger as President," stated Mr. Luc Desjardins, President and Chief Executive Officer.

About the Corporation

Superior consists of three primary operating businesses: Energy Services includes the distribution of propane and distillates, providing fixed-price energy services, and supply portfolio management; Specialty Chemicals includes the manufacture and sale of specialty chemicals; and Construction Products Distribution includes the distribution of specialty construction products.

For further information about Superior, please visit our website at: www.superiorplus.com.

Contact Information

  • Superior Plus Corp.
    Wayne Bingham
    Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer
    (403) 218-2951 / Toll Free: 1-866-490-PLUS (7587)
    (403) 218-2973 (FAX)
    wbingham@superiorplus.com

    Superior Plus Corp.
    Jay Bachman
    Vice-President, Investor Relations and Treasurer
    (403) 218-2957 / Toll Free: 1-866-490-PLUS (7587)
    (403) 218-2973 (FAX)
    jbachman@superiorplus.com
    www.superiorplus.com