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RPM International is a company that manufactures, markets and sells various specialty chemical product lines, including specialty paints, protective coatings, roofing systems, sealants and adhesives. It serves mainly the industrial, specialty and consumer markets. The Company operates through three segments. The Industrial segment includes providing of maintenance and protection products for roofing and waterproofing systems, flooring, passive fire protection, corrosion control and other construction chemicals. The Specialty segment specializes in industrial cleaners, restoration services equipment, colorants, exterior finishes, edible coatings and other specialty coatings. The Consumer segment manufactures and markets professional use and do-it-yourself products for a range of consumer applications.

HQMedina, OH, US
Employee Ratings3.4

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Employees (est.) (May 2019)14,957(+3%)
Revenue (FY, 2020)$5.5 B(-1%)
Share Price (Feb 2021)$86.5 (+2%)
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Key People/Management at RPM International

Frank C. Sullivan

Frank C. Sullivan

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
John M. Ballbach

John M. Ballbach

Kirkland B. Andrews

Kirkland B. Andrews

Russell L. Gordon

Russell L. Gordon

Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Bruce Carbonari

Bruce Carbonari

Michael H. Sullivan

Michael H. Sullivan

Vice President, Operations and Chief Restructuring Officer
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RPM International Office Locations

RPM International has an office in Medina
Medina, OH, US (HQ)
2628 Pearl Rd
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RPM International Financials and Metrics

RPM International Revenue

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RPM International's revenue was reported to be $5.51 b in FY, 2020

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RPM International's current market capitalization is $11.2 b.
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RPM International Operating Metrics

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RPM International Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
WillsealJune 12, 2019
SealtiteJanuary 12, 2019
Nudura Corp.September 11, 2018
Ekspan LimitedOctober 30, 2017
Key Resin Co.July 21, 2017
Prime Resins IncJanuary 17, 2017
Arnette PolymersJanuary 05, 2017
Prochem Kärcher GroupJanuary 05, 2017
SPS GroupDecember 21, 2016
Specialty Polymer CoatingsSeptember 12, 2016
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RPM International Revenue Breakdown

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RPM International revenue breakdown by business segment: 51.9% from Industrial, 14.1% from Specialty and 33.9% from Consumer

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RPM International Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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RPM International News and Updates

Paint maker RPM International sees Q3 earnings coming in at high end of guidance

Paint maker RPM International Inc. said Friday it expects its fiscal third-quarter earnings to come in at the high end of guidance. The Medina, Ohio-based company said in January, it expected revenue for the quarter ended Feb. 29 to be up 2.5% to 4.0% and adjusted per-share earnings to grow in the …

Waterproofing Chemicals Market 2019 Global Analysis By Key Players – BASF SE, Drizoro S.A.U., DowDuPont, RPM International Inc, Pidilite Industries, Mapei S.p.A

WiseGuyReports.Com Publish a New Market Research Report On –“ Waterproofing Chemicals Market 2019 Global Analysis By Key Players – BASF SE, Drizoro S.A.U., DowDuPont, RPM International Inc, Pidilite Industries, Mapei S.p.A”. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Luxury Automobile Paint Market SWOT Analysis of Leading Key Players RPM International, Axalta, BASF, Kansai Paint

Stay up-to-date with Luxury Automobile Paint Market research offered by HTF MI. Check how key trends and emerging drivers are shaping this industry growth. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Fire Protection Coating Market to Witness Huge Growth by 2025 | Leading Key Players- BASF, DuPont, RPM International, Kansai Paint

Stay up-to-date with Fire Protection Coating Market offered by HTF MI. Check how key trends and emerging drivers are shaping this industry growth. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

High-Performance Paints Global Market 2018: Key Players – AkzoNobel, PPG, Sherwin Williams, RPM International Inc., Valspar

Wiseguyreports.Com adds “High-Performance Paints Market –Market Demand, Growth, Opportunities, Analysis of Top Key Players and Forecast to 2025” To Its Research Database. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Construction Additives 2018 Global Market Key Players – BASF, Sika, DOW, W.R.Grace & Co, RPM International, Chryso – Analysis and Forecast to 2023

WiseGuyRerports.com Presents “Global Construction Additives Market 2018 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2023” New Document to its Studies Database Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday
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RPM International Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was RPM International founded?

    RPM International was founded in 1947.

  • Who are RPM International key executives?

    RPM International's key executives are Frank C. Sullivan, John M. Ballbach and Kirkland B. Andrews.

  • How many employees does RPM International have?

    RPM International has 14,957 employees.

  • What is RPM International revenue?

    Latest RPM International annual revenue is $5.5 b.

  • What is RPM International revenue per employee?

    Latest RPM International revenue per employee is $368.2 k.

  • Who are RPM International competitors?

    Competitors of RPM International include Masco Corporation, VITRO and LyondellBasell.

  • Where is RPM International headquarters?

    RPM International headquarters is located at 2628 Pearl Rd, Medina.

  • Where are RPM International offices?

    RPM International has an office in Medina.

  • How many offices does RPM International have?

    RPM International has 1 office.