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Gordon Culbertson

Director - International Business

Gordon Culbertson

Gordon Culbertson is Director – International Business. He is responsible for establishing relationships and identifying new business partner in global markets. While Pacific Northwest Region Manager at Forest2Market (2007-2014), Culbertson was instrumental in launching Forest2Market do Brasil.

With over thirty years experience in the Western forest industry, Culbertson has an extensive background in multiple facets of the business. He served as vice president of resources for Swanson Group, where he managed timberland operations as well as annual log and timber production. His experience also includes serving as vice president of timberland operations for Rosboro Lumber, where he was responsible for coordinating timber supply for diversified manufacturing operations.

Active in the industry and his community, Culbertson has served as the executive level representative for a number of organizations including the Oregon Forest Industries Council, the American Forest Resource Council, the Washington Forest Protection Association, the Oregon Logging Conference and the Southern Oregon Log Scaling and Grading Bureau. He is past president of the Twin Rivers Rotary Club of Springfield, Oregon. Culbertson received a forest technology degree from Lane Community College.

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Inaugural report from Forest2Market do Brasil shows effects of heavy rains on timber prices
July 28, 2014;

Forest2Market do Brasil releases first timber price benchmark for Brazil’s forest products industry. The report shows pine pulpwood (8-18 cm) prices increased by 4 percent in Parana and Santa Catarina from April to June of 2014.

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Forest2Market Expands Operations Team in Response to Growth
July 15, 2014;

  • Forest2Market’s Operations department, which houses all data and analysis for the company, is expanding.  To accommodate expansion, the department now has two divisions: Analytics and Subscription Services.
  • Sam Houston, Chief Financial Officer, will transition from his current role of Chief Financial Officer to Chief Operations Officer; he will lead the Operations division.
  • Daniel Stuber, Vice President – Operations, will become Vice President – Analytic Services; he will head the Analytics department.
  • Jay Engle, formerly of MeadWestvaco, will join Forest2Market as Operations Director – Subscription Services; he will head the Subscriptions department.
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Forest2Market Expands Executive Sales Team
June 18, 2014;

  • Gordon Culbertson, Pacific Northwest Region Manager, will transition from his current role to Director – International  Business
  • Peter Coutu, Northeast and Midwest Region Manager, has been promoted to Sales Director – North America
  • Open Position: Pacific Northwest Region Manager
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