Geoff G. Gilmore
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Worthington Industries, Inc.
Geoff G. Gilmore was named executive vice president and chief operating officer of Worthington Industries in August 2018.
Gilmore joined Worthington Industries in 1998 as an inside sales representative in Steel Processing. Over the next 12 years, he took on sales roles of increasing responsibility, from a territory manager to commercial lead for all automotive sales. In April 2010, Gilmore was promoted to general manager of the Worthington Steel Delta, Ohio facility where he was responsible for overseeing the facility’s manufacturing and sales operations. In July 2011, he was named vice president of purchasing for Worthington Industries responsible for all purchasing efforts across the Company including steel, commodity and OEM purchasing. In August 2012, he was named president of Worthington Steel. In June 2016 he was named president of Worthington Cylinders Corporation.
Gilmore earned his bachelor’s degree from Valparaiso University and his MBA from The University of Michigan. He resides in Columbus, Ohio with his wife, Erika, and three children.
Worthington Industries is a leading global diversified metals manufacturing company with 2019 fiscal year sales of $3.8 billion. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, Worthington is North America’s premier value-added steel processor providing customers with wide ranging capabilities, products and services for a variety of markets including automotive, construction and agriculture; a global leader in manufacturing pressure cylinders for propane, refrigerant, and industrial gases and for cryogenic applications, water well tanks for commercial and residential uses, CNG and LNG storage, transportation and alternative fuel tanks, oil & gas equipment, and consumer products for camping, grilling, hand torch solutions and helium balloon kits; and a manufacturer of operator cabs for heavy mobile industrial equipment; laser welded blanks for light weighting applications; automotive racking solutions; and through joint ventures, complete ceiling grid solutions; automotive tooling and stampings; and steel framing for commercial construction. Worthington employs approximately 10,500 people and operates 70 facilities in 7 countries.