Veritiv Appoints COO

December 10, 2019

Veritiv Corp. has appointed Sal Abbate chief operating officer (COO), effective January 1, 2020.

Abbate has been with Veritiv since 2018 and currently serves as the company’s chief commercial officer.  In addition, Veritiv announced Tom Lazzaro, the company’s current senior vice president of sales, will be leaving the company to pursue other opportunities, OPI reports. Lazzaro will work through March 31, 2020 to ensure a smooth transition.

About Veritiv
Veritiv Corp. was formed in 2014 following the merger of xpedx and Unisource Worldwide Inc. The Sandy Springs, Georgia-based company markets and distributes facility maintenance supplies, packaging systems, and printing and business-imaging papers throughout North America. For more information, visit