|USG Corporation President and CEO Jennifer Scanlon Joins Manufacturers Association Board of Directors|
CHICAGO – Dec. 14, 2017 – USG Corporation (NYSE: USG), an industry-leading manufacturer of building products and innovative solutions, announced that president and CEO Jennifer Scanlon was named to the Executive Committee of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Board of Directors.
“Manufacturing is a significant driver of the American economy and it is essential leading manufacturers work together to support it,” said Scanlon. “I look forward to contributing to this team of distinguished leaders as we fuel industry growth.”
Founded in 1895, NAM, guided by its Board of Directors, is the largest industrial trade association in the United States with more than 14,000 members and is the nation’s most influential advocate for manufacturing. NAM’s membership includes some of the world’s most iconic brands and many of the small manufacturers that power the U.S. economy. More than 90 percent of the NAM’s members are small and medium-sized businesses.
“Jenny is a true leader in our industry, and she will bring valuable insights to the NAM Executive Committee,” said Jay Timmons, NAM president and CEO. “Jenny knows what it takes to succeed in a changing global economy and the kinds of solutions we need to see from our elected leaders. With her voice and leadership, the NAM will be an even more effective advocate for America’s manufacturing workers, our more than 14,000 members and the industry that is the backbone of our country.”
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