PPG recognized as a ‘Most Admired Company’ by FORTUNE Magazine for 14th consecutive year

February 4, 2022

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 4, 2022 – PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced it was again recognized by Fortune Magazine on its 2022 Most Admired Companies ® List. The study, considered to be the ultimate corporate reputation ranking, measures the largest companies and their reputations within their industries.

PPG ranked #3 in the chemicals industry, improved its overall score, and increased its scores in eight of the nine measurable categories. PPG earned its highest marks in innovation, quality of management, financial soundness, and quality of products/services. This year marks PPG’s 14th consecutive year on the list.

“It’s an honor to be included among the most respected companies and brands in the Fortune World’s Most Admired Companies list,” said Bryan Iams, PPG vice president, chief communications and government affairs officer. “At PPG, our 50,000 employees work every day to protect and beautify the world, and this recognition is a testimony to their commitment, hard work and drive to make it happen.”

The 2022 list was derived from a group of 640 companies in 28 countries in 52 industries. More than 3,700 executives, directors and securities analysts responded to the survey. To determine the industry rankings, companies were scored by industry peers on a 1-10 scale on the traditional nine reputation drivers including innovation, people management, use of corporate assets, social responsibility, quality of management, long-term investment, financial soundness, quality of products and services, and global competitiveness.


At PPG (NYSE:PPG), we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and materials that our customers have trusted for nearly 140 years. Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers’ biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in more than 75 countries and reported net sales of $16.8 billion in 2021. We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets. To learn more, visit


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