CMP - Compass Minerals International, Inc.

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Compass Minerals International, Inc.

9900 West 109th Street
Suite 100
Overland Park, KS 66210
United States
913-344-9200
http://www.compassminerals.com

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryIndustrial Metals & Minerals
Full Time Employees3,090

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Francis J. MalechaPres, CEO & Director1.44MN/A1964
Mr. James D. StandenChief Financial OfficerN/AN/A1976
Mr. Steven N. BergerSr. VP of Corp. Services584.91kN/A1966
Mr. S. Bradley GriffithSr. VP of Plant NutritionN/AN/A1968
Mr. Anthony J. SepichSr. VP of SaltN/AN/A1971
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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.

Description

Compass Minerals International, Inc., produces and sells salt, and specialty plant nutrition and chemical products primarily in the United States, Canada, Brazil, and the United Kingdom. It operates in three segments: Salt, Plant Nutrition North America, and Plant Nutrition South America. The Salt segment offers sodium chloride and magnesium chloride, including rock salt, mechanically and solar evaporated salt, and brine and flake magnesium chloride products; and purchases potassium chloride and calcium chloride to sell as finished products or to blend with salt to produce specialty products. This segment provides products for use as a deicer for roadways, consumer, and professional use; as an ingredient in chemical production; for water treatment, human, and animal nutrition; and for various other consumer and industrial uses, as well as provides records management services. The Plant Nutrition North America segment offers sulfate of potash specialty fertilizers in various grades, including agricultural products used in broadcast spreaders, direct application, and liquid fertilizer solutions; turf products used by the turf and ornamental markets, as well as for blends used on golf course greens; organic products under the Protassium+ brand; and micronutrient products under the Wolf Trax brand, as well as specialty plant nutrition solution-based products and chemical solutions. This segment provides its products to distributors and retailers of crop inputs, as well as growers. The Plant Nutrition South America segment offers various specialty plant nutrients and supplements; water and wastewater treatment chemicals for cleaning, decontaminating, and purifying water; and process chemicals for industrial use. The company was formerly known as Salt Holdings Corporation and changed its name to Compass Minerals International, Inc. in December 2003. Compass Minerals International, Inc. was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas.

Corporate Governance

Compass Minerals International, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 1.

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.