A graduate of Villanova University and the General Management Program at Harvard Business school, Peter Harding brings more than 30 years of paper industry experience to Lindenmeyr.
Peter began his career with Champion International in 1991, supplying paper to publishers and catalog companies in the Northeast. In 1996, Peter was named Director of Champion’s newly formed Hewlett Packard Division and grew the business across North America, Europe, and South America.
Peter joined Weyerhaeuser Corp. in 2001 as Vice President of Business Papers after the sale of Champion to International Paper. In 2006, Domtar acquired Weyerhaeuser’s paper assets to create the largest producer of uncoated freesheet paper in North America.
In 2011 Peter took on the responsibility of running Domtar’s pulp business before leaving to run AT Clayton in October 2012, leading the integration of AT Clayton and Lindenmeyr Central in 2017. He became president of Lindenmeyr Central, and took on the additional responsibility of running the book and specialty business under the Lindenmeyr Publications Group.
In January 2020, CNG acquired Media Horizons, a full-service direct response agency, adding to the capabilities of the publication group.
Peter is the past Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Wakeman Boys and Girls Club in CT, served on the board at Fairfield College Preparatory School and is currently a member of the President’s advisory council at Villanova University and Texas Christian University.