Jan Gottesman

Our goal is to always bring the best thinking to our customers and to the print communities we serve throughout the West.”

Jan Gottesman


Jan has spent her professional career in the paper industry, and brings broad experience to her role as President of Kelly Spicers.

Starting her career in sales and marketing for Neenah Paper, Jan was named the mill’s Director of Marketing, and led one of the industry’s best known and creative product marketing and development programs. In 2001, Jan moved to Kimberly-Clark Professional, taking on the role of Director of Tissue and progressing to Director of Global Strategy for KC Professional.

In 2007, Jan returned to her native California to lead Kelly Paper, and in 2011 became the president of Spicers, leading the company through its 2012 acquisition by Central National-Gottesman Inc.

Jan is active in the industry, serving on the board of NPTA and PIASC.