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  • 2/08/19

    The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) elected 86 new members and 18 foreign members, NAE President C. D. (Dan) Mote, Jr. said.

    PPG’s Anil Kumar, associate fellow, specialty coatings and materials (based in Monroeville, Pennsylvania) was among the 86 – and the first company employee recognized...

  • 1/22/19

    (Editor's note: PPG is ranked third in the Chemicals category).

    Which companies are most respected? Some 3,750 executives, analysts, directors, and experts voted—and here are the results. ...

  • 1/17/19

    Malesia Dunn grew up in Kansas City, Mo., before communications careers in fields such as TV news, consumer goods, healthcare and oil and gas took her to places like Illinois, Michigan, New Jersey and London. She came to Pittsburgh and stayed for about 15 years, then spent a couple years in...

  • 1/15/19

    While many organizations have struggled to cultivate cultures that welcome and support all workers, some have been making progress. Forbes set out to identify the companies doing just that with our annual ranking of America's Best Employers For Diversity … PPG ranked No. 297....

  • 1/02/19

    Dee Schlotter, PPG’s senior color marketing manager, says using black on feature walls, interior surfaces and furniture serves as an anchor to neutrals, patterns and mixed materials, and provides a solid, classic element in any room while creating a sense of space and quiet.

    Her color team liked...

  • 12/12/18

    When the Boston Bruins face off against the Chicago Blackhawks in the Winter Classic on New Year’s Day, an improbable tech marriage of sports and beer will come together. Coors made a splash when they debuted their patented technology that changed the color of the mountains on their beer cans from...

  • 11/26/18

    (Editor's Note: This bylined article is by Allison Heape, PPG global color styling manager, industrial coatings)

    In 2018, the push for increased wellness in the workplace continued to grow. From Amazon HQ’s 40,000 plants to Samsung’s multiple “garden floors” in San Jose or the great green heart of...

  • 11/22/18

    PPG is the recipient of the 2018 corporate social responsibility (CSR) award from the British Coatings Federation (BCF) for the second consecutive year.

  • 10/31/18

    The fashion world might declare white after Labor Day a no-no, but in interiors, the color is a design staple 24/7, 365 days a year. "It’s timeless, it’s trendless," says designer Leanne Ford, host of HGTV’s Restored by the Fords. "Trends come and go, and white is on an entire plane by itself."...

  • 10/29/18

    PPG recently announced that it received The Home Depot ® Supplier Partner of the Year award in the paint category for the launch of PPG Timeless® interior and exterior paint and Olympic® stains. The award was announced at The Home Depot’s annual Supplier Partnership Meeting in Atlanta.

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