PPG to host capital markets meeting and webcast Dec. 5 in New York City

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 28, 2011 – PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) will host a capital markets meeting for members of the investment community Dec. 5, beginning at 1:30 p.m. ET, in New York City.

The meeting will provide overviews and updates on PPG’s strategic initiatives, business operations and financial performance by:

  • Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Charles E. Bunch,
  • Executive Vice President J. Rich Alexander,
  • Executive Vice President Pierre-Marie De Leener,
  • Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer David B. Navikas, and
  • Vice President, Coatings Research and Development, and Chief Technology Officer Charles F. Kahle II.

A live webcast will be available the day of the event via a link from PPG’s Investor Center at www.ppg.com. The meeting also will be teleconferenced using the following dial-in numbers:

U.S. participants: 866-788-0545
International participants: +1-857-350-1683
Access code: 67905165

Members of the media are invited to listen to the webcast or teleconference. Questions will be limited to analysts and investors.

A replay of the webcast will be available for 12 months following the presentation on PPG’s Investor Center at www.ppg.com. The teleconference will be available for replay beginning Dec. 5 after 7:30 p.m. ET and ending Dec. 22 using the following dial-in numbers:

U.S.: 888-286-8010
International: +1-617-801-6888
Access code for replay: 81290766

PPG Industries' vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarters in Pittsburgh and operates in more than 60 countries around the world. Sales in 2010 were $13.4 billion. PPG shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol:PPG). For more information, visit www.ppg.com.

Bringing innovation to the surface is a trademark of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.

Jeremy Neuhart
PPG Corporate Communications

Vince Morales
PPG Investor Relations