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    Corning Inc. (GLW)

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    Corning Inc.
    One Riverfront Plaza
    Corning, NY 14831
    United States - Map
    Phone: 607-974-9000
    Website: http://www.corning.com

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    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Technology
    Industry:Diversified Electronics
    Full Time Employees:34,600

    Business Summary 

    Corning Incorporated manufactures and sells specialty glasses, ceramics, and related materials worldwide. The company operates through five segments: Display Technologies, Optical Communications, Environmental Technologies, Specialty Materials, and Life Sciences. The Display Technologies segment manufactures glass substrates for active matrix liquid crystal displays (LCDs) that are used primarily in LCD televisions, notebook computers, and flat panel desktop monitors. The Optical Communications segment manufactures optical fiber and cable; and hardware and equipment products comprising cable assemblies, fiber optic hardware and connectors, optical components and couplers, closures, network interface devices, and other accessories. It also provides subscriber demarcation, connection, and protection devices; plant enclosures; and RF interconnects for the cable television industry. The Environmental Technologies segment manufactures ceramic substrates and filter products for emissions control in mobile and stationary, and gasoline and diesel applications. The Specialty Materials segment manufactures products that provide approximately 150 material formulations for glass, glass ceramics, and fluoride crystals. The Life Sciences segment develops, manufactures, and supplies scientific laboratory products, such as general labware and equipment, as well as specialty surfaces, media, and reagents for cell culture research, bioprocessing, genomics, drug discovery, microbiology, and chemistry. It also develops and produces various technologies, including the Corning HYPER platform of vessels for cell yields; Corning Microcarriers for cell scale-up, therapy, and vaccine applications; Corning CellBIND Surface, Matrigel, BioCoat, and Synthemax II surfaces; and Corning stemgro media. The company was formerly known as Corning Glass Works and changed its name to Corning Incorporated in April 1989. Corning Incorporated was founded in 1851 and is based in Corning, New York.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Corning Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of May 1, 2015 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 6.
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     PayExercised
    Mr. Wendell P. Weeks , 55
    Exec. Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Chairman of Exec. Committee
    5.90M4.04M
    Mr. James B. Flaws , 66
    Vice Chairman, Chief Financial Officer, Member of Exec. Committee and Member of Fin. Committee
    4.65M1.14M
    Mr. Kirk P. Gregg , 55
    Chief Admin. Officer and Exec. VP
    1.95M1.91M
    Mr. Lawrence D. McRae , 56
    Exec. VP of Strategy & Corp. Devel.
    1.85M0.00
    Mr. James P. Clappin , 58
    Pres of Corning Glass Technologies
    3.63M0.00
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 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.
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