PPG to Appoint Robert J. Dellinger CFO
September 2, 2009

PPG Industries announced yesterday that Robert J. Dellinger will be joining the company as senior vice president, finance, and chief financial officer (CFO) designate, effective September 8. He will officially assume the responsibilities of chief financial officer on October 15.

Dellinger began his career with General Electric Co. (GE). Over a 19-year tenure with GE, Dellinger served in various positions in financial management, including as chief financial officer for GE Superabrasives, GE Plastics Pacific, GE Motors and Industrial Systems, and GE Employers Reinsurance Corp. Dellinger was appointed president and chief executive officer of GE Property and Casualty Reinsurance, Europe and Asia, and president and CEO of GE Frankona Re, based in Munich, Germany, in 2000. Dellinger left GE in 2002 to become executive vice president and CFO for Sprint Corp., and most recently spent three years as executive vice president and CFO for Delphi Corp.

William H. Hernandez will continue as PPG's CFO until October 15. PPG announced in May that Hernandez would transition his responsibilities by the end of 2009.

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