Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2022: Interview with Katia Veronese
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual global campaign to raise awareness about the impact of breast cancer, focusing on the need for breast cancer screening worldwide and the intergenerational effects of breast cancer deaths. We discuss with Katia Veronese, Head of Sales EMEA and APAC for Ahlstrom’s Healthcare division, about the important role of self-detection and community support, and her own experiences as a breast cancer fighter.
Providing shelter to the LGBTQI community in Italy
Everyone needs a safe place to call home. Unfortunately, there are many reasons why this is not always happening, for example, due to sexual orientation or gender identity. TO HOUSING, one of the local community programs Ahlstrom-Munksjö supported in 2021, helps when the home is not the place to go.
Young talents unite at JUMP 2022!
JUMP is a strategy-based leadership development program that supports young talents willing to grow at Ahlstrom-Munksjö. This spring, sixteen talented and committed Ahlstrom-Munksjö employees from different locations took a JUMP on their leadership and development journey.
Prevent injuries in the workplace with the "Take 2" risk assessment
World Day for Safety and Health at Work by ILO is celebrated annually on April 28 to promote the prevention of occupational accidents and diseases globally. Towards a zero-injury workplace and building a positive health and safety culture are Ahlstrom-Munksjö's critical drivers in the company's "Take 2" campaign this year.
Sustainable future needs women – "There are many different possibilities of careers in sustainability that exist"
Climate change, one of the biggest challenges of this century, is especially affecting women. Around 80% of people displaced by climate change are women according to studies by the United Nations. Women are also powerful leaders and influencers when it comes to climate adaptation and mitigation. To ensure a sustainable tomorrow, it is crucial to break gender equality constraints and empower more girls and women to become active players and decision makers related to sustainability.
The CIO of the Year, Kristiina Lammila, is convinced that behind every successful CIO is always a great team
Kristiina Lammila has been newly named as CIO of the Year by Tivi, a Finnish magazine for information technology professionals. It’s a well-earned recognition after a long career journey with wide-ranging experience from different sectors.
Ahlstrom-Munksjö Milestones with Willy Bordignon
Willy Davis Bordignon began his career with us in 1995. Here now, as Vice-President of Filtration & Performance for the Americas, he reflects on the past quarter of a century – from countless learning and development opportunities to moving to a new job, home and hemisphere in 2004. Here, Willy shares his Ahlstrom-Munksjö milestones.
Ahlstrom-Munksjö Milestones with Kent Williamson
Kent Williamson has worked within the Ahlstrom-Munksjö family for more than 30 years (and no, that is not a typo) – three, zero! From the comings and goings of five U.S presidents to the toppling of the Berlin Wall – there have certainly been some major global events during this time frame. However, what sticks out most for Kent are the events you won’t find in a national newspaper: how he proposed to his wife; the birth of his two sons; the cultures and friendships he was exposed to through his work over the years. Here, Kent shares his Ahlstrom-Munksjö milestones.