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The Sherwin-Williams Company (SHW)

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The Sherwin-Williams Company
101 West Prospect Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44115
United States - Map
Phone: 216-566-2000
Fax: 216-566-3310

Index Membership:N/A
Sector:Basic Materials
Industry:Specialty Chemicals
Full Time Employees:37,633

Business Summary 

The Sherwin-Williams Company is engaged in the development, manufacture, distribution, and sale of paints, coatings, and related products to professional, industrial, commercial, and retail customers worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Paint Stores Group, Consumer Group, Global Finishes Group, and Latin America Coatings Group. It provides architectural paint and coatings, protective and marine products, automotive finishes and refinish products, original equipment manufacturer product finishes, and related items. The company offers its products under the Sherwin-Williams, Dutch Boy, Krylon, Minwax, Thompson's, Water Seal, and other brands. It also licenses technology and trade names. As of July 17, 2014, the company’s Sherwin-Williams branded products are sold through a chain of approximately 4,100 company-operated stores and facilities, as well as its other brands products are sold through mass merchandisers, home centers, independent paint dealers, hardware stores, automotive retailers, and industrial distributors. The Sherwin-Williams Company was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.

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Corporate Governance 
The Sherwin-Williams Company’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Oct 1, 2014 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 1.
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Key Executives 
Mr. Christopher M. Connor , 57
Chairman and Chief Exec. Officer
Mr. John G. Morikis , 50
Pres and Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Sean P. Hennessy , 56
Chief Financial Officer and Sr. VP of Fin.
Ms. Catherine M. Kilbane Esq., 50
Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec.
Mr. Robert J. Davisson , 53
Pres of Paint Stores Group
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.
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