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June 24, 2013

Timberlands dealer and wood manufacturer Weyerhaeuser Co. has a new president and CEO, effective Aug. 1. Doyle Simons will be succeeding incumbent retiree Dan Fulton, who will then serve as executive vice chairman of the board of directors until his retirement in October.

Simons, who was previously chairman and CEO of Temple-Inland, is currently acting as CEO elect for Weyerhaeuser and has been serving on its board of directors since June 2012. He was also appointed RISI's 2009 North American CEO of the Year in the paper and forest products industry.

June 25, 2012

Doyle Simons, the former chairman and CEO of Temple-Inland, has joined the board of directors of Weyerhaeuser, effective June 29, 2012, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The 49-year-old executive held various positions with Temple-Inland, including executive VP from 2005 through 2007 and chief administrative officer from 2003 to 2005. He became CEO and chairman in 2008 and served until February 2012, when Temple-Inland was acquired by International Paper Co.

June 15, 2012

Federal Way, Wash.-based Weyerhaeuser Co. announced that Doyle Simons, 48, will join its board of directors, effective June 29.

Simons' appointment follows the departure of Arnold Langbo, who retired from Weyerhaeuser's board in 2011.

June 9, 2011

Temple-Inland, one of the industry’s largest producers of wood and paper products, announced June 6 that it has received an unsolicited offer from International Paper Co. (IP), another pulp and paper giant, to acquire the company for $30.60 per Temple-Inland share in cash.

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