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Company Overview of American Greetings Corp.

Company Overview

American Greetings Corporation designs, manufactures, distributes, and sells social expressions products. The company operates through five segments: North American Social Expression Products, International Social Expression Products, Retail Operations, AG Interactive, and Non-reportable. It offers greeting cards, gift packaging, party goods, giftware, stationery, and gift wrap and boxed cards. The company also distributes social expression products, including electronic greetings, and a range of graphics and digital services and products through electronic channels, including Websites, Internet portals, and electronic mobile devices; and creates and licenses its intellectual properties, suc...

One American Road

Cleveland, OH 44144

United States

Founded in 1906

7,000 Employees





Key Executives for American Greetings Corp.

Co-Chief Executive Officer, Director and Member of Executive Committee
Age: 52
Co-Chief Executive Officer, Director, Member of Executive Committee and Member of Audit Committee
Age: 49
President, Chief Operating Officer and Director
Age: 56
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 43
President of Real Estate and Director
Age: 43
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

American Greetings Corp. Key Developments

American Greetings Corp., Q1 2017 Fixed Income Call, Jul 15, 2016

American Greetings Corp., Q1 2017 Fixed Income Call, Jul 15, 2016

American Greetings Corp. Appoints Dr. Scott S. Cowen as Board of Director

Dr. Scott S. Cowen was elected to the Board of Directors of the American Greetings Corp. to serve a term of one year and until his successor is duly elected and qualified or until his earlier resignation, removal from office, or death. Dr. Cowen was President and Seymour S Goodman Professor of Management and Professor of Economics, Tulane University, from 1998 until 2014, when he retired. He now serves as President Emeritus and Distinguished University Chair of Tulane. Dr. Cowen was a director of American Greetings from 1989 until 2013, when he resigned in accordance with the plan and agreement of merger by which the Corporation ceased to be publicly-held.

American Greetings Corp., 2016 Fixed Income Call, Jun 03, 2016

American Greetings Corp., 2016 Fixed Income Call, Jun 03, 2016

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