PRIVATE COMPANY; YEAR ESTABLISHED: 1933
REVENUE: $258 million
Decorative coatings; Industrial coatings; Wood finishes; Marine coatings
Tim Vogel, CEO; Larry Lozinski, president and COO (Cloverdale Paint); David Wolf, president and COO (Rodda Paint); Paul Schmidt, Group VP, Finance; Thelma Longakit, coatings technical director (Cloverdale); Marianne Connor, coatings technical director (Rodda); Chris Guertin, VP, Industrial Coatings; Marty McKenna, VP, Architectural Coatings; Brian Villa, VP, Rodda Paint;
Cloverdale Paint maintains more than 100 retail stores and a network of dealer outlets across Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest. The firm manufactures architectural and industrial maintenance products directly and through subsidiary companies in Calgary, Alberta (Far-go Paint Inc.) and Portland, Oregon (Rodda Paint Company). Cloverdale operates manufacturing plants in Surrey, Portland, Winnipeg, Edmonton and Calgary, and employs approximately 850 people. The company opened a new Coatings Research & Development Laboratory in Surrey, B.C. The new research facility is charged with the development of new liquid coating technologies for the company. Its main emphasis will be in waterborne and low VOC technologies. The 7,200 square foot addition to the existing solvent-based and OEM product development laboratory will provide the necessary space for research chemists to conduct development work.