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.
About Worthington Industries
Worthington Industries (NYSE:WOR) is a leading industrial manufacturing company delivering innovative solutions to customers that span many industries including transportation, construction, industrial, agriculture, retail and energy. Worthington is North America’s premier value-added steel processor and producer of laser welded products; and a leading global supplier of pressure cylinders and accessories for applications such as fuel storage, water systems, outdoor living, tools and celebrations. The Company’s brands, primarily sold in retail stores, include Coleman®, Bernzomatic®, Balloon Time®, Mag Torch®, Well-X-Trol®, General®, Garden-Weasel®, Pactool International® and Hawkeye™. Worthington’s WAVE joint venture with Armstrong is the North American leader in innovative ceiling solutions.
Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, Worthington operates 53 facilities in 15 states and seven countries, sells into over 90 countries and employs approximately 8,000 people. Founded in 1955, the Company follows a people-first philosophy with earning money for its shareholders as its first corporate goal. Relentlessly finding new ways to drive progress and practicing a shared commitment to transformation, Worthington makes better solutions possible for customers, employees, shareholders and communities.