Beautifully engraved certificate from the Mead Corporation issued in 1978. This historic document was printed by the Security-Columbian Banknote Company and has an ornate border around it with a vignette of an employee holding a branch of a tree. This item has the printed signatures of the Company's Chairman of the Board and Secretary and is over 31 years old.
The Mead Corporation, a forest products company with $4.4 billion in annual sales, is one of the leading North American producers of coated paper, coated paperboard and consumer and office products, a world leader in multiple packaging and specialty paper, and a producer of high-quality corrugating medium. In management of the company's more than two million acres of forests, Mead is committed to practicing principled forest stewardship and using resources in a responsible and sustainable manner. Headquartered in Dayton, Ohio, Mead has more than 15,100 employees and offices and operations in 32 countries.