People: OMNOVA Solutions Inc (OMN)

OMN on New York Consolidated

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17 Apr 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Kevin McMullen

53 2001 Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer

Michael Hicks

55 2007 Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President

David Maynard

50 2012 President - Engineered Surfaces

James LeMay

57 2000 Senior Vice President - Corporate Development, General Counsel

James Hohman

65 2011 Senior Vice President, President - Performance Chemicals

Michael Quinn

50 2013 Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

Douglas Wenger

57 2001 Chief Information Officer, Senior Vice President

Jay Austin

57 2010 Vice President - Global Sourcing and Logistics

David D'Antoni

69 2003 Independent Director

Michael Merriman

57 2008 Independent Director

Steven Percy

67 1999 Independent Director

Larry Porcellato

55 2008 Independent Director

Allan Rothwell

66 2010 Independent Director

William Seelbach

65 2002 Independent Director

Robert Stefanko

71 2006 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Kevin McMullen

Mr. Kevin M. McMullen is Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer of OMNOVA Solutions Inc., since February 2001. Mr. Seelbach is currently Senior Advisor of the Riverside Company (a large private equity firm investing in premier companies at the smaller end of the middle market), which he joined in January 2007. Prior to that, Mr. Seelbach served as President and CEO of the Ohio Aerospace Institute (an organization that brings together participants from industry, universities, and federal laboratories to undertake research and development projects, training, and information exchange activities) from April 2003 to December 2006. Previously, he was President of Brush Engineered Materials, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio (now known as Materion Inc.) (a manufacturer of high performance engineered materials) from 2001 to May 2002. Prior to that, he served as President, Brush Wellman Inc. from 2000 to 2001 and as President, Alloy Products division of Brush Wellman from 1998 to 2000. From 1987 to 1998, Mr. Seelbach was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Inverness Partners, a limited liability company engaged in acquiring and operating Midwestern manufacturing companies.

Michael Hicks

Mr. Michael E. Hicks is Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President of OMNOVA Solutions Inc. Prior to the spin-off of OMNOVA Solutions in October 1999, Mr. Hicks served as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of GenCorp Inc. from February 1999 and as Treasurer of GenCorp from September 1994 to February 1999.

David Maynard

Mr. David H. Maynard is President - Engineered Surfaces of OMNOVA Solutions Inc., since February 2012. Prior to his current role, Mr. Maynard served most recently as General Manager, Laminates and Performance Films since 2009 and had served earlier in a variety of finance, operations and business management positions of increasing responsibility within OMNOVA's Engineered Surfaces business segment. Mr. Maynard joined OMNOVA in 1991 as an Accounting Manager. Prior to joining OMNOVA, Mr. Maynard served as Audit Manager with KPMG from 1986 to 1991.

James LeMay

Mr. James C. LeMay is Senior Vice President - Corporate Development, General Counsel of OMNOVA Solutions Inc., since December 1, 2000. He was previously Senior Vice President, Law and General Counsel of OMNOVA Solutions Inc. since its formation. Prior to the spin-off of OMNOVA Solutions in October 1999, Mr. LeMay served as Assistant General Counsel of GenCorp Inc.

James Hohman

Mr. James J. Hohman is Senior Vice President, President - Performance Chemicals of OMNOVA Solutions Inc. He has served as Senior Vice President of the Company since 2011 and President, Performance Chemicals since February 2005; President, Paper & Carpet Chemicals from December 2000 until February 2005; Vice President, Specialty Chemicals from March 2000 until November 2000; and Vice President, Paper Chemicals from the spin-off of the Company from GenCorp Inc. in October 1999 until March 2000. Prior to the spin-off, Mr. Hohman served for GenCorp Inc. as Vice President, Paper Chemicals from November 1998 until October 1999 and as Director, Strategic Business Development, Performance Chemicals business unit from March 1996 until October 1998. Previously, Mr. Hohman held several key business and marketing management positions at BP Chemicals from 1982 until 1996, most recently serving as General Manager, Barex Resins.

Michael Quinn

Mr. Michael A. Quinn serves as Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer of OMNOVA Solutions Inc. since October 2013. Prior to joining OMNOVA, Mr. Quinn spent 28 years in human resources positions with high technology, manufacturing and service companies. Most recently, Mr. Quinn had served since January 2009 as Vice President, Human Resources for the Specialty Diagnostics Group of Thermo Fisher Scientific, (the world leader in serving science through products and services that help customers solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics and increase laboratory productivity). Previously, Mr. Quinn had served as Vice President, Talent Management and Development for Thermo Fisher Scientific since June 2007. Before joining Thermo Fisher Scientific, Mr. Quinn spent four years as Director, Talent Acquisition and Development for the Integrated Defense Systems business of Raytheon Company (a leading defense and aerospace company).

Douglas Wenger

Mr. Douglas E. Wenger is Chief Information Officer, Senior Vice President of OMNOVA Solutions Inc., since November 2001. Prior to joining OMNOVA in October 2001, Mr. Wenger served as Director, Global I/T Strategy and Architecture from 2000 until 2001; as Global Program Director, Enterprise Business Applications from 1996 until 2000; Director, Business Information Development, Worldwide Research & Development from 1993 until 1996; and as Director, North American Information Systems and Database Development from 1991 until 1993, in each case, for Kellogg Company, a manufacturer and marketer of ready-to-eat cereal and convenience foods.

Jay Austin

Mr. Jay T. Austin is Vice President - Global Sourcing and Logistics of OMNOVA Solutions Inc., since December 2010. Prior to that, he had served as Vice President, Strategic Sourcing of OMNOVA Solutions since August 2008. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Austin had served as Vice President of Global Procurement for ICI Paints (a leading international paint business) since March 2006 and, prior to that, as Director of Purchasing, North America for The Glidden Company, a division of ICI Paints, since July 2002.

David D'Antoni

Mr. David J. D'Antoni is Independent Director of OMNOVA Solutions Inc., since November 2003. In September 2004, Mr. D’Antoni retired from his positions as Senior Vice President and Group Operating Officer of Ashland Inc. (a chemical, energy and transportation construction company), positions which he had held since 1988 and 1999, respectively. Mr. D’Antoni also previously served as President of APAC, Inc. and as President of Ashland Chemical Company.

Michael Merriman

Mr. Michael J. Merriman, Jr., is Independent Director of OMNOVA Solutions Inc., since March 2008. Mr. Merriman has been an Operating Advisor for Resilience Capital Partners LLC (a leading private equity firm focused on acquiring companies experiencing a variety of special situations, including underperformers, corporate divestitures, turnarounds and orphan public companies, within a broad range of industries) since July 2008. From November 2006 until its sale in November 2007, Mr. Merriman served as Chief Executive Officer of The Lamson & Sessions Co. (a manufacturer of thermoplastic conduit, fittings and electrical switch and outlet boxes). Previously, Mr. Merriman served as Chief Financial Officer of American Greetings Corporation (a consumer products company specializing in greeting cards, gift wrap, party goods and other social expressions) from September 2005 until November 2006. Prior to that, from August 1995 until April 2004, Mr. Merriman was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Royal Appliance Mfg. Co./ Dirt Devil Inc. (a publicly traded manufacturer of a full line of cleaning products for home and commercial use). In April 2003, Royal was sold to its largest supplier, Techtronic Industries Co., Ltd.

Steven Percy

Mr. Steven W. Percy is Independent Director of OMNOVA Solutions Inc., since October 1999. Between July 2012 and June 2013, Mr. Percy served as the Interim Dean of the Monte Ahuja College of Business at Cleveland State University. Previously, Mr. Percy had retired from BP America in March 1999 after having served as its Chairman and CEO since 1996, and having completed a twenty-three year career with BP during which time he held a variety of increasingly responsible leadership positions, both in the United States and Europe, including among others chief executive of BP Finance International and BP Oil.

Larry Porcellato

Mr. Larry B. Porcellato is Independent Director of OMNOVA Solutions Inc., since September 2008. Mr. Porcellato is the Chief Executive Officer of The Homax Group, Inc. (a leader in the worldwide DIY industry), a position he has held since January 2009. From July 2002 until January 2007 he served as Chief Executive Officer of ICI Paints North America (a $1.6B division of ICI, a global specialty chemical and coatings company). Prior to that, from December 2000 until June 2002, he served as Executive Vice President and General Manager, ICI Paint Stores, North America. Previously, he served as President of Stanley Mechanics Tools from March 1999 until October 2000, and held various leadership positions with Rubbermaid Incorporated from 1988 to 1999.

Allan Rothwell

Mr. Allan R. Rothwell is Independent Director of OMNOVA Solutions Inc., since January 2010. In April 2006, Mr. Rothwell retired from his position as Executive Vice President of Eastman Chemical Company (a global chemical company which manufactures and markets a broad portfolio of chemicals, fibers and plastics) and President of the Voridian division of the company, a position which he had held since January 2002. Previously, Mr. Rothwell had served as President, Polymer Group from 2001 to 2002, President, Chemicals Group from 1999 to 2001, and as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from 1998 to 1999, in each case for Eastman Chemical Company.

William Seelbach

Mr. William R. Seelbach is Independent Director of OMNOVA Solutions Inc., since April 2002. Mr. Seelbach is currently Senior Advisor of the Riverside Company (a large private equity firm investing in premier companies at the smaller end of the middle market), which he joined in January 2007. Prior to that, Mr. Seelbach served as President and CEO of the Ohio Aerospace Institute (an organization that brings together participants from industry, universities, and federal laboratories to undertake research and development projects, training, and information exchange activities) from April 2003 to December 2006. Previously, he was President of Brush Engineered Materials, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio (now known as Materion Inc.) (a manufacturer of high performance engineered materials) from 2001 to May 2002. Prior to that, he served as President, Brush Wellman Inc. from 2000 to 2001 and as President, Alloy Products division of Brush Wellman from 1998 to 2000. From 1987 to 1998, Mr. Seelbach was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Inverness Partners, a limited liability company engaged in acquiring and operating Midwestern manufacturing companies.

Robert Stefanko

Mr. Robert A. Stefanko is Independent Director of OMNOVA Solutions Inc., since May 2006. In April 2006, Mr. Stefanko retired as Chairman of the Board and Executive Vice President — Finance and Administration of A. Schulman, Inc. (an international supplier of plastic compounds and resins), positions which he had held since 1991 and 1989, respectively. Mr. Stefanko joined A. Schulman in 1972, was appointed Vice President — Finance in 1979 and became a member of A. Schulman’s Board of Directors in 1980.

Basic Compensation

Options Compensation

Name Options Value

Kevin McMullen

1,324,117 892,972

Michael Hicks

272,441 171,943

David Maynard

0 0

James LeMay

246,174 242,168

James Hohman

232,176 198,044

Michael Quinn

0 0

Douglas Wenger

67,000 13,751

Jay Austin

0 0

David D'Antoni

0 0

Michael Merriman

0 0

Steven Percy

0 0

Larry Porcellato

0 0

Allan Rothwell

0 0

William Seelbach

0 0

Robert Stefanko

0 0
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