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Headquarters Chicago, IL
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1901
Type Company - Public (USG)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

Where there's a wall, there's likely SHEETROCK. USG, the maker of the world's top brand of wallboard, is one of the largest building products manufacturers and distributors in the US. The company operates in three divisions. Its North American gypsum unit, which accounts for about half of sales, manufactures wallboard, gypsum fiberboard, and other products for finishing interior walls, ceilings, and floors. The worldwide ceilings division makes ceiling systems and acoustic tile, used mainly in commercial buildings. USG's building products distribution arm distributes... More

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Employees say it's “OK”   77 ratings


79% Approve of the CEO   19 ratings

USG CEO James S. Metcalf

James S. Metcalf


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Pros: People are great, Opportunities for advancement, Different opinions and perspectives are considered Full Review

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Interview Details There were two phone interviews and one personal. Nice conversation and regular questions about who are you, your experience, knowledge of the company as for example relevant facts about the companyFull Interview

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World’s Most Admired Companies, Fortune, 2008

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