THIS EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT is made as of February 24, 2009 (the “ Effective Date ”), between
BWAY Corporation, a Delaware corporation (the “ Company ”), and Kenneth M. Roessler (“ Executive ”).
(The Company and Executive are referred to collectively herein as the “ Parties ” and individually as a “ Party .”)
W I T N E S S E T H :
WHEREAS, Executive currently serves as Chief Executive Officer of the Company;
WHEREAS, the Company desires that Executive continue to serve as Chief Executive Officer, and
Executive desires to continue to provide such services to the Company, in each case, on the terms and conditions
set forth herein.
NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the mutual covenants contained herein and other good and
valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which are hereby acknowledged, the Parties hereto agree as
1. Employment . The Company hereby employs Executive, and Executive accepts employment with
the Company, upon the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement for the period beginning on the Effective
Date and ending as provided in Section 4 (the “ Employment Period ”).
2. Position and Duties . During the Employment Period, Executive shall be Chief Executive Officer of
the Company and shall render such services to the Company and its Subsidiaries as the Board of Directors of the
Company (the “ Board ”) may from time to time direct as are consistent with his position as Chief Executive
Officer. Executive shall report directly to the Board and not to any other officer of the Company. During the
Employment Period, the Board shall nominate, and use best efforts to cause the Company’s shareholders to re-
elect, Executive to serve as a member of the Board. While Executive serves as the Company’s Chief Executive
Officer, Executive shall devote his best efforts and his full business time and attention (except for permitted
vacation periods and reasonable periods of illness or other incapacity and except