USG - USG Corporation

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USG Corporation

550 West Adams Street
Chicago, IL 60661
United States
312-436-4000
http://www.usg.com

SectorIndustrial Goods
IndustryGeneral Building Materials
Full Time Employees6,800

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Ms. Jennifer F. ScanlonPres, CEO & Director1.29MN/A50
Mr. Matthew Franklin HilzingerExec. VP & CFO1.47MN/A53
Mr. Brian J. CookExec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer971.95kN/A59
Ms. Michelle M. WarnerSr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.1.07MN/A50
Mr. Dominic Angelo DannessaExec. VP and Chief Customer & Innovation Officer992.31kN/A60
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

USG Corporation, through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells building materials worldwide. The company's Gypsum division manufactures and markets gypsum and related products to construct walls, ceilings, roofs, and floors of residential, commercial, and institutional buildings, as well as for various industrial applications. This segment offers gypsum panels, as well as joint compounds, corner beads, joint tapes, and plasters for wallboard joints finishing under the Sheetrock brand; cement board and shower systems under the Durock brand; backerboard that includes abuse-resistant interior wall panels, tile backer boards, and flooring underlayment under the Fiberock brand; poured gypsum flooring systems under the Levelrock brand; roof boards under the Securock brand; and air barrier system under the ExoAir 430 brand. It also provides construction plaster products under the Red Top, Imperial, Diamond, and Supremo brands; and gypsum-based products for agricultural and industrial customers. The company's Ceilings division manufactures and markets interior systems products, including ceiling tiles under the Radar, Eclipse, Mars, and Halcyon brands; ceiling grids under the Donn, DX, Fineline, Centricitee, Identitee DXI; specialty ceilings under Curvatura, Compasso, Radians, Illusions, Multiples, Runways, Barz, Planx, Mirra, Corniche, Wallforms, and Parti brands; and monolithic drywall under Ensemble brand. Its USG Boral Building Products segment manufactures, distributes, and sells various building products, mines raw gypsum, and sells natural and synthetic gypsum. This segment offers products under the USG Boral Sheetrock, USG Boral NextGen, Elephant, Jayaboard, Durock and Donn DX brands. The company distributes its products through building materials dealers, home improvement centers and other retailers, specialty wallboard distributors, and contractors. USG Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

Corporate Governance

USG Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of February 1, 2018 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 5.

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.