SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 31, 2014
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Commission File Number: 1-33100
(State or other jurisdiction
One Owens Corning Parkway
Toledo, OH 43659
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
Owens Corning (the Company) has announced executive leadership appointments and organizational changes to streamline the Companys management structure and reduce costs.
Effective October 31, 2014, Brian Chambers was named President, Roofing and Asphalt and Julian Francis was named President, Insulation.
The Building Materials Group organizational structure will be eliminated and the Company expects that the Roofing and Insulation businesses will be reported as two separate segments in the future.
Item 5.02 Departure of Certain Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On October 31, 2014, Charles E. Dana resigned from his role as Group President, Building Materials and executive officer of the Company. Mr. Dana will transition from his role and leave the Company in early 2015.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date: November 3, 2014||By:||/s/ John W. Christy|
|John W. Christy|
|Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary|