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August 31, 2015 3:13 AM ET

Chemicals

Company Overview of LORD Corporation

Company Overview

LORD Corporation develops and manufactures adhesives, coatings, motion management devices, and sensing technologies. Its products and solutions also include electronic materials, specialty chemicals, steering units, active vibration control products, and passive vibration and motion control products. The company serves customers in aerospace and defense, automotive, building and construction, electronics, industrial equipment, oil and gas, and commercial vehicle industries in the United States and internationally. LORD Corporation was formerly known as LORD Manufacturing Company. The company was founded in 1924 and is based in Cary, North Carolina with regional headquarters in Geneva, Switze...

111 Lord Drive

P.O. Box 8012

Cary, NC 27511-7923

United States

Founded in 1924

Phone:

919-468-5979

Fax:

814-866-5869

Key Executives for LORD Corporation

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Vice President of Global Operations Development
President of Oil & Gas and Industrial Equipment
President of Aerospace and Defense
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

LORD Corporation Key Developments

Lord Corp. Wins $1,290,300 Federal Contract

Lord Corp. won a $1,290,300 federal contract from the U.S. Naval Supply Systems Command, Philadelphia, for drive link bearings.

LORD Corporation Announces Board Changes

LORD Corporation announced that Joel D. Rood has been named president of the company's EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) Region. Prior to joining LORD, Rood was chief executive officer for Calstar Products Inc. He began his career at Schlumberger International Ltd., where he held various marketing and field service roles across Norway, France and Africa. Rood later held senior management positions at MTS Systems Corporation, Hilti Corporation, James Hardie Building Products Corporation and CertainTeed Corporation, serving the North American, European and Asian markets. Rood succeeds Joe Marotta, who will retire at the end of 2015 after an 18-year career at LORD. Under Marotta's leadership, the EMEA region achieved major new customer wins on rotary wing platforms through the company's active vibration control solutions, and several new business awards with automotive and industrial customers for LORD adhesive solutions.

LORD Corporation Appoints James F. Amos as Chairman

LORD Corporation announced that Gen. James F. Amos, USMC, (ret.) has been appointed chairman of the LORD Corporation Board of Directors. General Amos recently served as the 35th Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps and joined LORD Corporation's Board of Directors in December 2014. Amos was selected as chairman for his extraordinary leadership skills and understanding of the complex issues shaping the company's global operating environment. Amos succeeds Rick McNeel, who served as chairman from 2011 to 2015 and as president and CEO from 2002 to 2012.

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