John Parke, a Missouri native and graduate of Vanderbilt University, has over 25 years of experience in the paper business. He started as a paper merchant sales rep for the first 9 years. He made a strategic move to Domtar Paper where he managed part of the Midwest territory, working with paper merchants for 15 years. In his current role, he promotes Domtar’s printing grades in collaboration with Domtar’s Account Management Team and Merchant partners across North America. As a paper enthusiast, John strives to help his customers achieve their goals by understanding the objective and end product before offering a solution. He is a regular contributor to the blog where he shares information intended to be a resource for printers.