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RPM Acquires Leading Provider of Insulated Concrete Forms

MEDINA, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 11, 2018-- RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that it has acquired Nudura Corporation, the leading manufacturer and distributor of insulated concrete forms (ICF) in North America. Based in Ontario, Canada, Nudura has annual net sales in excess of $40 million. Terms of the transaction, which is expected to be accretive to earnings within...

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RPM Acquires Market-Leading Cleaning and Drain Care Brands

MEDINA, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its Rust-Oleum group has acquired the Mean Green branded line of specialty cleaning products and the exclusive North American licensing for Roto-Rooter branded drain care products from CR Brands, which is based in Cincinnati, Ohio. These product lines have annual net sales of approximately $20 million....

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McShepard Named Chief Talent Officer at RPM

MEDINA, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that Randell McShepard has been named Chief Talent Officer, a new role created to spearhead senior leadership development opportunities at RPM. He will continue to serve as vice president – public affairs, a position he has held for more than 10 years. In this new role, McShepard will be responsible for managing...

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RPM International Streamlines Senior Leadership Structure

President and COO Ronald A. Rice to Take Early Retirement MEDINA, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 6, 2018-- RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM), a world leader in specialty coatings and sealants, today announced a more streamlined senior leadership structure as part of the initiatives underway to drive greater operating efficiency across the organization. The Company said that, effective July 6,...

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RPM Announces Agreement with Elliott Management on New Initiatives to Improve Operating and Financial Performance and Enhance Shareholder Value

Two New Independent Directors, Kirkland (“Kirk”) B. Andrews and John M. Ballbach, with Highly Value-Added Skill Sets, Appointed to the Board of Directors Forms New Operating Improvement Committee of the Board to Conduct Comprehensive Business Review Focused on Operational and Financial Value Creating Initiatives Engages Leading Consulting Firm Focused on Operational Improvements MEDINA,...

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RPM Acquires Leader in Tile and Grout Sealer Market

MEDINA, Ohio - Mar. 19, 2018 - RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its Rust-Oleum Group has acquired Miracle Sealants Company, a manufacturer of sealers, cleaners, polishes and related products primarily for tile and natural stone. Based in Arcadia, Calif., Miracle Sealants has annual net sales of approximately $25 million. Terms of the transaction, which is expected to be...

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Voorhees Named CEO of Rust-Oleum Group

MEDINA, Ohio - Mar. 1, 2018 - RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its Rust-Oleum Group will have new leadership. Edward J. Voorhees III, president of Rust-Oleum North America, will take over as CEO of Rust-Oleum Group effective today. He replaces Thomas E. Reed, who will assume the position of chairman as he approaches his September retirement. Voorhees has served as president...

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RPM to Webcast Presentation at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Agriculture and Materials Conference

MEDINA, Ohio - Feb. 27, 2018 - RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) announced today that Russell L. Gordon, vice president and chief financial officer, will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Agriculture and Materials Conference in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. on March 1, 2018, at 2:15 p.m. EST. The presentation will focus on RPM's growth strategy; financial performance, including its...

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RPM Acquires UK Provider of Structural Movement Control Products

MEDINA, Ohio - Oct. 30, 2017 - RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its USL Group has acquired Ekspan Holdings Limited, a provider of movement control products and services for bridges and major structures. Headquartered in Sheffield, United Kingdom, Ekspan has annual net sales in excess of $10 million. Terms of the transaction, which is expected to be accretive to earnings...

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RPM Acquires UK Industrial Tape Manufacturing Business

MEDINA, Ohio, Nov. 2, 2016 - RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that it has acquired Adhere Industrial Tapes Ltd. to be part of its tremco illbruck business group. Adhere manufactures a wide variety of single- and double-sided foam tapes used in construction and industrial applications. Based in Colchester, in the United Kingdom, it has annual net sales of approximately $6...

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