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2017-01-27 / Top 100 People

Michael Grimm

President and CEO

American Eagle Paper Mills

Michael Grimm has served as president and CEO of American Eagle Paper Mills since February 2013. He has worked in manufacturing for more than 25 years, primarily in the paper and automotive industries. Grimm attended Penn State during his undergrad, where he obtained a degree in industrial engineering. He went on to complete executive training at Harvard and The Wharton School of Business.

Prior to Grimm’s current role, he served in multiple executive positions. His most recently held role was a position with North American Communication as the executive vice president and general manager. He also served as the vice president and general manager, the vice president of global engineering and the vice president and CIO for Seton Company, an international manufacturer for automotive leather.

A native to Pennsylvania, Grimm was born and raised in Tyrone. He graduated from Tyrone Area High School and is a veteran of the Pennsylvania Army National Guard.

“Having the opportunity to work for several years in various international roles,” Grimm said. “I have always said that some of the best people I have worked with are from this region. The work ethic and can-do mentality is a consistent trait for every type of employee, from the bottom to the top, that you run into here in Central Pa.”

Grimm currently lives in Duncansville, Pa. with his wife, Ieva, and two sons, Dylan and Jacob.

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