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Experience as an employee progressively got worse after leveraged takeover by Cerberus.

Sales (Former Employee)

ProsDecent and hardworking people.
Above average paper machines for North America.
A couple proprietary products.

ConsManagement in over their heads and lack the vision for and industry in decline.
Bankruptcy, high debt load, not market driven, inconsistent market directives.
Weak marketing endeavors

Advice to Senior ManagementSpend more time out of Miamisburg, listen to your customers, look for opportunities not being met by your competitors.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Very poorly run company at the corporate (senior leadership) level.

    General Manager At A Manufacturing Site (Current Employee)

    I have been working at NewPage

    Pros: Some sites offer outstanding career development opportunities. Some sites have excellent… Cons: The company filed bankruptcy in September 2011. In the absence of significant change at the senior management level, this corporation will continue to wither and die.… Advice to Senior Management: Senior leadership doesn't take advice. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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    SLT thinks very highly of themselves, has very low opinion of sales team, highly political culture

    Account Executive (Former Employee)

    I worked at NewPage

    Pros: Overall compensation and benefits package are competitive with the industry… Cons: SLT has no discernable strategy and history of flip-flops from one extreme to the other. One Quarter it's all about volume, the next it's all… Advice to Senior Management: Above all, humble yourselves! Lead by example and take public ownership and responsibility for your actions and decisions. Get out of the office and make… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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