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Myers Industries, Inc.

Myers Industries, Inc.

Sector: Plastics Products Not Elsewhere Classified Region: OH, United States


: | New York Stock Exchange: MYE


Myers Industries, Inc. engages in the manufacture and distribution of polymer products. It offers plastic and rubber products, including reusable plastic material handling containers, plastic planters, plastic storage and organization products, plastic storage tanks, plastic and metal material handling carts, rubber replacement parts, tire repair and retreading products, custom rubber sheet stock and reflective highway marking products. The company was founded in 1933 and is headquartered in Akron, OH.

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John C. Orr , President & Chief Executive Officer
John C. Orr, 61, was named Myers Industries' President and Chief Executive Officer on May 1, 2005 and appointed to the Board of Directors of the Company later that year. Prior to that, he was President and Chief Operating Officer, a position to which he was appointed in August 2003, in charge of the Company's worldwide manufacturing and distribution operations. Mr. Orr joined Myers Industries in August 2000 as General Manager of the Company's Buckhorn subsidiary, a leading manufacturer of reusable plastic material handling containers and pallets.

Prior to joining Myers Industries, Mr. Orr had a distinguished 28-year career with the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, serving as Vice President of Manufacturing for North American Tire Division since 1996. Mr. Orr started with Goodyear in 1972, and his early career was in production and plant management at facilities throughout the United States, in Canada, and in Australia. Between 1991 to 1996, he was Director of Manufacturing for Goodyear's Latin American Division. Mr. Orr is a graduate of Ohio University with a degree in Organizational Communication.

Mr. Orr also serves on the Board of Directors at Akron Children’s Hospital, as well as Libbey Inc. (NYSE: LBY), a leading provider of tableware and other products for both foodservice and consumer markets.
Gregg Branning , Senior Vice President, CFO & Corporate Secretary
Gregg Branning, 51, joined the Company as Chief Financial Officer in September 2012.
Since 2003, Mr. Branning served in leadership positions with various subsidiaries of Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR), most recently, as Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Thomson Industries, a Danaher subsidiary, leading the financial organization of a global business that develops and manufactures technological products in industrial actuation, machine building and automation. Also at Danaher, he served as President of Accu-Sort Systems, a global developer and manufacturer of advanced technological products in the high-speed auto identification and data capture market. He also served as Chief Financial Officer for Joslyn Hi-Voltage, a business with locations in Ohio and the United Kingdom.
Prior to joining Danaher, Mr. Branning spent 13 years in various financial and strategic planning positions with Hamilton Sundstrand Corporation, a manufacturer of commercial and military systems for air, land and sea. He also spent four years with Ernst & Young LLP as an audit manager.
Mr. Branning received an MBA degree from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business and a bachelor's degree in accounting from Oral Roberts University. He is a Certified Public Accountant.

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