SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): March 9, 2016
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
33587 Walker Road
Avon Lake, Ohio 44012
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (440) 930-1000
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Agreements of Certain Officers.
On March 9, 2016, Michael E. Kahler notified the Company that he intends to retire from the Company, effective as of April 18, 2016. In connection with Mr. Kahlers retirement, the Compensation Committee (the Committee) of the Board approved vesting upon retirement of all of Mr. Kahlers outstanding long-term incentive awards. The Committee did not make any other material modifications to the terms and conditions of Mr. Kahlers outstanding long-term incentive grants. Michael Garratt, currently Senior Vice President, President of Performance Products and Solutions, has been named to succeed Mr. Kahler as Senior Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer on April 18, 2016.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|By:||/s/ Lisa K. Kunkle|
|Lisa K. Kunkle|
|Senior Vice President, General Counsel and|
Date: March 14, 2016