AYI - Acuity Brands, Inc.

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Acuity Brands, Inc.

1170 Peachtree Street, N.E.
Suite 2300
Atlanta, GA 30309
United States
404-853-1400
http://www.acuitybrands.com

SectorTechnology
IndustryElectronic Components
Full Time Employees13,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Vernon J. NagelChairman, CEO & PresN/AN/A1957
Mr. Richard K. ReeceCFO & Exec. VPN/AN/A1956
Mr. C. Dan Smith Jr.Sr. VP, Treasurer & Sec.N/AN/A1965
Mr. Barry R. GoldmanSr. VP & Gen. Counsel of Acuity Brands LightingN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Laurent J. VernereyExec. VPN/AN/A1960
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 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

Acuity Brands, Inc. provides lighting and building management solutions and services for commercial, institutional, industrial, infrastructure, and residential applications in North America and internationally. The company offers lighting and control products and solutions, including recessed, surface, and suspended lighting; down, decorative, emergency and exit, track, day, special-use, street and roadway, parking garage, underwater, area pedestrian, flood, decorative site, and landscape lighting; occupancy sensors; photo controls; relay panels; architectural dimming panels; and integrated lighting controls systems. It also provides light emitting diode drivers, power supplies, modular wiring, sensors, glass, and inverters, as well as services across applications that primarily relate to monitoring and controlling lighting systems through network technologies and the commissioning of control systems. The company markets its products under the Lithonia Lighting, Holophane, Peerless, Gotham, Mark Architectural Lighting, Winona Lighting, Juno, Indy, Aculux, Healthcare Lighting, Hydrel, American Electric Lighting, Antique Street Lamps, Sunoptics, eldoLED, Distech Controls, nLight, ROAM, Sensor Switch, Power Sentry, IOTA, and Atrius brands. It serves electrical distributors, retail home improvement centers, electric utilities, national accounts, system integrators, utility distributors, value-added resellers, digital retailers, government entities and municipalities, lighting showrooms, developers, original equipment manufacturers, and energy service companies, as well as the new construction, renovation, and maintenance and repair markets. The company sells its products through independent sales agents, electrical distributors, system integrators, and sales representatives, as well as through a network of distribution centers, regional warehouses, and commercial warehouses. Acuity Brands, Inc. was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

Corporate Governance

Acuity Brands, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of November 1, 2018 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 3.

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.