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Central Garden & Pet Company (CENT)

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Central Garden & Pet Company

1340 Treat Boulevard
Suite 600
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
United States
925 948 4000

Sector(s)Consumer Defensive
IndustryPackaged Foods
Full Time Employees6,300

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Timothy P. CoferPres, CEO & Director1.09MN/A1969
Mr. Nicholas LahanasChief Financial Officer466.21k120.96k1969
Mr. George A. YuhasGen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.501k825k1952
Mr. Brooks M. Pennington IIIDirector of Special Projects & Director223.73kN/A1954
Mr. John Edward HansonPres of Pet Consumer Products600.26kN/A1965
Mr. Chris WalterSr. VP & Chief Information OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Jon M. BalousekPres of Corp. Devel.N/AN/A1969
Mr. Mike McGoohanSr. VP of Marketing & StrategyN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Marilyn LeahySr. VP of HRN/AN/AN/A
Mr. J. D. Walker IIIPres of Garden Consumer ProductsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2020 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.


Central Garden & Pet Company, together with its subsidiaries, produces and distributes products for the lawn and garden, and pet supplies markets in the United States. It operates through two segments, Pet and Garden. The Pet segment supplies products for dogs and cats, including edible bones, edible and non-edible chews, rawhides, dog and cat food, toys, pet carriers, grooming supplies, and other accessories; and products for birds, small animals, and specialty pets, such as cages and habitats, toys, chews, and related accessories. It also provides animal and household health and insect control products; live fishes; and products for fish, reptiles, and other aquarium-based pets comprising aquariums, furniture and lighting fixtures, pumps, filters, water conditioners, food and supplements, and information and knowledge resources; and products for horses and livestock. This segment sells its products to independent pet distributors, retail chains, grocery stores, mass merchants, and bookstores under the Adams, Aqueon, Avoderm, C&S Products, Cadet, Farnam, Four Paws, Kaytee, K&H Pet Products, Nylabone, Pinnacle, TFH, Zilla, Altosid, Comfort Zone, Coralife, Interpet, Pet Select, and Zodiac brands, as well as through eCommerce. The Garden segment provides grass seed; wild bird feed, bird feeders, bird houses, and other birding accessories; weed, grass, and other herbicides, as well as insecticide and pesticide products; fertilizers; and decorative outdoor lifestyle products that include pottery, as well as live plants and outdoor cushions and pillows. This segment sells its products to retail chains, independent garden distributors, grocery stores, nurseries, and garden supply retailers under the AMDRO, Arden Companies, Ironite, Pennington, Sevin, Lilly Miller, Over-N-Out, Smart Seed, and The Rebels brands. The company also engages in the distribution of third-party products. Central Garden & Pet Company was founded in 1955 and is based in Walnut Creek, California.

Corporate Governance

Central Garden & Pet Company’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 2, 2020 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 8.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.