USG Corporation is a manufacturer and distributor of building materials. The company produces a range of products for use in residential and nonresidential repair and remodel construction, as well as products used in certain industrial processes. Its products are distributed through building materials dealers, home improvement centers, and other retailers, specialty wallboard distributors, and contractors.

Employee Rating

3.8More
TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyKnauf
HQChicago, IL, US
Founded1902
Websiteusg.com
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
USG was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL, US

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Key People/Management at USG

Christopher R. Griffin

Christopher R. Griffin

President and Chief Executive Officer
Joseph W. Holmes

Joseph W. Holmes

Senior Vice President & President, Gypsum Division
Diane Earll

Diane Earll

Senior Vice President & President, Ceilings Division
Stephanie Holdt

Stephanie Holdt

Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer
Christopher MacEy

Christopher MacEy

Senior Vice President & President, Canada
Georgia L. Vlamis

Georgia L. Vlamis

Senior Vice President & General Counsel
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USG Office Locations

USG has an office in Chicago
Chicago, IL, US (HQ)
550 W Adams St
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USG Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1902
USG is a subsidiary of Knauf

USG Revenue

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USG's revenue was reported to be $3.34 b in FY, 2018
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Revenue

2.9b3.0b3.2b3.6b3.7b3.8b3.0b3.2b3.3b

Revenue growth, %

4%1%(20%)

Cost of goods sold

2.8b2.8b2.8b3.0b3.1b3.1b2.3b2.5b2.7b

Gross profit

164.0m185.0m395.0m581.0m654.0m691.0m705.0m665.0m606.0m
USDQ2, 2010

Financial Leverage

5.3 x
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USG Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

74/100

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USG Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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USG Online and Social Media Presence

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USG Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D

    55/100

  • CEO Rating

    C-

    65/100

  • Compensation

    B

    72/100

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USG News and Updates

Calcium Sulfate Market Will Grow at a Healthy CAGR by 2023 Profiling USG Corporation, Knauf, National Gypsum, Saint-Gobain group, LafargeHolcim, Volma, American Gypsum

InForGrowth.com introduces a research report may focus on Global Calcium Sulfate Industry 2018 Market Research Report published through its high quality database. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Glass Reinforced Gypsum (GRG) Market 2018 Global Analysis By Key Players – Saint-Gobain, Continental Building Products, USG Corporation, Knauf Danoline A/S, Georgia-Pacific

WiseGuyReports.Com Publish a New Market Research Report On –“ Glass Reinforced Gypsum (GRG) Market 2018 Global Analysis By Key Players – Saint-Gobain, Continental Building Products, USG Corporation, Knauf Danoline A/S, Georgia-Pacific”. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Noise Control System – Global Market Covering Demands, Market Share, Trends Analysis and Growth Opportunities through 2018-2028 and the Key Players are Saint Gobain, Armstrong World Industries, Inc,USG Corporation, GP Industries Ltd, Knauf Insulation Inc.

Portraying the humble order in the worldwide Noise Control System advertise, the report profiles few of the key players working in the market. Perceiving data about the considerable players including their income, item portfolio, business division, and monetary review has been joined in the report. …

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Monteverde & Associates PC Announces An Investigation Of USG Corporation - USG

NEW YORK, July 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Juan Monteverde, founder and managing partner at Monteverde & Associates PC, a national securities firm headquartered at the Empire State Building in New York City, is investigating USG Corporation ("USG" or "the Company") (NYSE: USG) relating to...

USG INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of USG Corporation

NEW ORLEANS, June 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq. and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") are investigating the proposed sale of USG Corporation ("USG") (NYSE: USG) to Gebr. Knauf KG.  Under the terms of the proposed t...

ALERT: Rowley Law PLLC is Investigating Proposed Acquisition of USG Corporation

NEW YORK, June 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Rowley Law PLLC is investigating potential claims against USG Corporation (NYSE: USG) and its board of directors for breach of fiduciary duty concerning the proposed acquisition of the company by Gebr. Knauf KG. Stockholders will receive $43.50 and...
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USG Blogs

USG Corporation Recognized As Top Workplace In California And Michigan

USG Corporation Recognized As Top Workplace In California And Michigan Michael.Fuccio… Thu, 11/21/2019 - 09:06 USG Corporation Recognized As Top Workplace In California And Michigan November 11, 2019 at 9:07 AM EST This release is a backfill from a News Wire…

USG Sheetrock® Brand EcoSmart Panels Firecode® X Named One of the Top 10 Green Building Products

USG Sheetrock® Brand EcoSmart Panels Firecode® X Named One of the Top 10 Green Building Products Michael.Fuccio… Thu, 11/21/2019 - 09:02 USG Sheetrock® Brand EcoSmart Panels Firecode® X Named One of the Top 10 Green Building Products November 20, 2019 at 9:03 AM EST …

USG Corporation Donates One Million Pounds of Food and Supplies

USG Corporation Donates One Million Pounds of Food and Supplies Michael.Fuccio… Thu, 10/10/2019 - 12:37 USG Corporation Donates One Million Pounds of Food and Supplies October 10, 2019 at 12:37 AM EDT This release is a backfill from a News Wire …

What Safety Means to Me: Our Most Important Value in the Eyes of CEO Chris Griffin

Safety is USG’s first core value. Hear from our CEO, Chris Griffin on what safety means to him: I’m proud to lead a company that puts the safety of its employees first each and every day. Every member of the USG team is accountable for their own safety, and the safety of their co-workers.

Sustainability from Part to Whole: The Ecomedes Tool

As a leading supplier of sustainable products, we are committed to building a greener world. Now, we are excited to expand that commitment with the new USG Sustainability Tool. The USG Sustainability Tool gives our customers the proper information to apply for LEED, LBC and WELL certifications,

Building Next-Generation Leaders: Women in Manufacturing

We believe in building careers. With eight Employee Resource Groups and five employee led networking groups, our employees can find development, mentoring, and engagement for their unique interests. Recently, our female manufacturing leaders gathered at our Cloquet, Minn.

USG Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was USG founded?

    USG was founded in 1902.

  • Who are USG key executives?

    USG's key executives are Christopher R. Griffin, Joseph W. Holmes and Diane Earll.

  • How many employees does USG have?

    USG has 4,312 employees.

  • What is USG revenue?

    Latest USG annual revenue is $3.3 b.

  • What is USG revenue per employee?

    Latest USG revenue per employee is $773.7 k.

  • Who are USG competitors?

    Competitors of USG include Armstrong World Industries, Continental Materials Corporation and The AZEK Company.

  • Where is USG headquarters?

    USG headquarters is located at 550 W Adams St, Chicago.

  • Where are USG offices?

    USG has an office in Chicago.

  • How many offices does USG have?

    USG has 1 office.