Plum Creek Timber Company announced that Tom Lindquist, 52, executive vice president and chief operating officer, has been named president of the company.
Lindquist succeeds Rick Holley, 60, Plum Creek’s president and chief executive officer, who will continue to serve as chief executive officer.
In this role, Lindquist will be responsible for the day-to-day operations and public policy activities of the company. He will also continue to serve as chief operating officer.
Lindquist joined Plum Creek in 2001 after working for Trammell Crow Company where he served as executive vice president. He began his career at Plum Creek in 2001 as executive vice president overseeing the company’s real estate segment and later, its timberlands and manufacturing businesses. He has served as executive vice president and chief operating officer since 2007. In this role, he led the company’s business development activities including investments and ventures, federal and state policy, as well as energy and real estate. -Business Wire