Essity President Honored by Youngstown State

May 15, 2019

Don Lewis, president of Essity, has been awarded an honorary Doctor of Business Administration degree from Youngstown State University (YSU).

A graduate of YSU, Lewis delivered the commencement address at the Youngstown, OH, college’s graduation ceremony last weekend. In his speech, Lewis stressed the importance of face-to-face relationships and how to develop a proper work/life balance.

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