INDUSTRY PIONEERS ARCHIVE

The free-paper industry has a rich history. And, many people from the Midwest played an important role in its development and growth. The caring, sharing and support members offer each other make this an industry like no other. We will feature people past and present who helped create the unusual dynamic we enjoy today—click on the names below to read their stories.

If you know of a person or company that should be featured, please contact Lee.

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LEE BORKOWSKI: Growing Up as a "Free Paper Kid"

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CATHY CROSBY: Valley Shopper, Des Moines, IA—from Dream to Reality

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CRAIG TRONGAARD: No Ink to Dry

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GLADYS VAN DRIE: An Unusual Beginning