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PPG Names New President Michael McGarry

PPG Industries announced the appointment of Michael H. McGarry, currently chief operating officer, to president and chief operating officer. McGarry became chief operating officer in August 2014, and he will assume his enhanced role March 1. According to the company, McGarry … Continue reading

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PPG Hires Cohen to Northeast, Shifts Sultage to Mid-Atlantic

PPG Industries’ flat glass business named Stephen Cohen as national architectural manager of the northeast region. In correspondence, it appointed George Sultage national architectural manager of the mid-Atlantic region. Cohen joins PPG from Schott North America, where he spent 20 … Continue reading

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Erie Architectural Products, PPG Recognized by ASA Metro Washington

The American Subcontractors Association (ASA) of Metro Washington announced its yearly award-winners, and two industry companies made the cut. Erie Architectural Products and PPG Industries were two of the four companies named in the “Vendor of the Year” category. According … Continue reading

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Glass Expo West™ ’15 Welcomes PPG Industries as an Exhibitor

PPG Industries is set to exhibit at Glass Expo West™ ’15, a two-day architectural glass event to be held March 19-20, 2015 at the Hotel Irvine Jamboree Center in Irvine, Calif. PPG Industries of Pittsburgh will be displaying glass in … Continue reading

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PPG Senior Vice President Navikas to Retire

PPG Industries announced David B. Navikas, senior vice president, strategic planning and corporate development, will retire March 1. “PPG has benefited greatly from David’s deep knowledge of our company’s strategic priorities and financial framework,” says Charles E. Bunch, PPG chairman … Continue reading

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PPG, Pleotint Renew Marketing Alliance for Suntuitive, Solarban

PPG Industries and Pleotint LLC announced they have renewed their agreement to jointly market a commercial window glass system that combines self-tinting Suntuitive glass by Pleotint with PPG’s Solarban low-E glass. “Pleotint and PPG have a proud heritage of innovation,” … Continue reading

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PPG Recognized with Chairman’s Awards for Three Projects

PPG Industries’ coil and building products group received three 2014 Chairman’s Awards from the Metal Construction Association (MCA) at METALCON 2014, October 1-3 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver. The North Scottsdale Park and Ride was selected in the … Continue reading

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PPG Joins Green Building Councils in Five Latin American Countries

PPG Industries’ flat glass business announced that it has joined green building councils in Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico and Peru. All five councils are members of the World Green Building Council (WorldGBC). “We are grateful for PPG’s support of our … Continue reading

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PPG Reports Quarterly Net Sales up 4 Percent from Prior Year

PPG Industries reported third quarter 2014 net sales from continuing operations of $3.94 billion, up $161 million, or 4 percent, versus the prior year. Net income for the quarter from continuing operations, meanwhile, was $377 million, or $2.70 per diluted … Continue reading

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PPG to Cease Glass Production in Mt. Zion Next Month

PPG Industries’ flat glass business unit will cease glass production at the Mt. Zion, Ill., facility on November 30, 2014. As previously announced, this plant was sold to Fuyao Glass America earlier this year. “While PPG had the option to … Continue reading

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