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Griffon Corporation (GFF)

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Griffon Corporation
712 Fifth Avenue
18th Floor
New York, NY 10019
United States - Map
Phone: 212-957-5000

Index Membership:N/A
Sector:Industrial Goods
Industry:General Building Materials
Full Time Employees:5,400

Business Summary 

Griffon Corporation is engaged in home and building, telephonics, and plastics businesses. The company’s Home & Building Products segment manufactures and markets non-powered landscaping products, including long handle tools, wheelbarrows, snow tools, planters and lawn accessories, striking tools, pruning products, and garden hose and storage products for homeowners and professionals. It also manufactures and markets residential, commercial, and industrial garage doors under the Clopay, America’s Favorite Garage Doors, Holmes Garage Door Company, and IDEAL Door names. This segment offers garage doors made primarily from steel, plastic composite, and wood; sells related products, such as garage door openers; and markets commercial sectional doors. The company’s Telephonics Corporation segment designs, develops, manufactures, provides, and sells logistical support for aircraft intercommunication systems, radar, air traffic management, and identification friend or foe equipment; and integrated homeland security systems, as well as custom, mixed-signal, application-specific, and integrated circuits for use in military and commercial markets. It also offers advanced systems engineering services supporting air and missile defense programs; and other threat and situational analysis requirements, as well as airborne maritime surveillance radar and aircraft intercommunication management systems. The company’s Clopay Plastic Products segment develops, produces, and sells thin gauge embossed and printed films, elastomeric films, laminates of film and non-woven fabrics, and perforated films and non-wovens used in hygienic, health-care, and industrial applications. Griffon Corporation markets and sells its products through installing dealers, retailers, and wholesalers; technical business development personnel and sales representatives; and its direct sales force in the United States and internationally. The company was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

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Corporate Governance 
Griffon Corporation’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Oct 1, 2014 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 5.
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Key Executives 
Mr. Ronald J. Kramer , 56
Vice Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Chairman of Fin. Committee
Mr. Robert F. Mehmel , 51
Pres and Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Douglas J. Wetmore , 56
Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP
Mr. Seth L. Kaplan , 45
Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec.
Mr. Patrick L. Alesia , 66
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
Currency in USD.
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