Mar 24, 2020
Ingevity announces webinar series on businesses and sustainability
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., March 24, 2020 – Ingevity Corporation (NYSE:NGVT) today announced that it will conduct a webinar series over the next four months in order to continue to educate analysts and investors about its businesses. The webinars will be conducted via teleconference and webcast and will be accessible on Ingevity’s Investor Relations site. The schedule is as follows:
|April 16, 2020||Pavement Technologies||Mike Smith, EVP and President, Performance Chemicals; Andrew Crow, Vice President, Pavement Technologies|
|May 28, 2020||Engineered Polymers||Mike Smith, EVP and President, Performance Chemicals; Stephen Lewis, Vice President, Engineered Polymers|
|June 11, 2020||Industrial Specialties / Oilfield Technologies||Mike Smith, EVP and President, Performance Chemicals; Nick Kob, Vice President, Oilfield Technologies; Rich White, Vice President, Industrial Specialties|
|June 25, 2020||Performance Materials||Ed Woodcock, EVP and President, Performance Materials|
|July 14, 2020||Sustainability||Marty Heyne, SVP, Operations; Hunter Harris, Director, Sustainability|
“We remain committed to transparency and education as part of our investor relations initiatives,” said Rick Kelson, Ingevity’s chairman of the board, and interim president and CEO. “We believe that in this era of ‘social distancing,’ this webinar series should help the financial community better understand our businesses and the strong runway for growth for our company.”
The webcasts will be accessible through the investors section of Ingevity.com. Audio dial-in information will be posted onto the website and issued via news release 24 hours prior to the start of the webcast. A slide deck for the webcast will be posted to the Presentations page of the investors section of Ingevity’s website prior to the call. For those unable to join the live event, a replay of the webcast will be available beginning later that day.
Ingevity: Purify, Protect and Enhance
Ingevity provides specialty chemicals, high-performance carbon materials and engineered polymers that purify, protect and enhance the world around us. Through a team of talented and experienced people, Ingevity develops, manufactures, and brings to market products and processes that help customers solve complex problems. These products are used in a variety of demanding applications, including asphalt paving, oil exploration and production, agrochemicals, adhesives, lubricants, publication inks, coatings, elastomers, bioplastics and automotive components that reduce gasoline vapor emissions. Headquartered in North Charleston, South Carolina, Ingevity operates from 25 locations around the world and employs approximately 1,850 people. The company is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: NGVT). For more information visit www.ingevity.com.
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