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A. O. Smith Corporation (AOS)

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A. O. Smith Corporation

11270 West Park Place
Suite 170 PO Box 245008
Milwaukee, WI 53224-9508
United States
414 359 4000

IndustrySpecialty Industrial Machinery
Full Time Employees13,700

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Kevin J. WheelerChairman, Pres, & CEO4.13MN/A1960
Mr. Charles T. LauberExec. VP & CFO1.43MN/A1963
Mr. James F. SternExec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.1.57M1.72M1963
Mr. Mark A. PetrarcaSr. VP of HR & Public Affairs1.24M1.31M1964
Mr. David R. WarrenSr. VP and Pres & GM of North American Water Heating1.23M917.73k1964
Mr. Samuel M. CarverSr. VP of Global OperationsN/AN/A1969
Mr. Robert J. HeidemanSr. VP & CTON/AN/A1967
Ms. S. Melissa ScheppeleSr. VP & Chief Information OfficerN/AN/A1963
Ms. Helen E. GurholtVP of Investor Relations and Financial Planning & AnalysisN/AN/A1975
Mr. Daniel L. KempkenSr. VP of Corp. Devel. & StrategyN/AN/A1973
Amounts are as of December 31, 2021 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


A. O. Smith Corporation manufactures and markets residential and commercial gas, heat pump and electric water heaters, boilers, tanks, and water treatment products in North America, China, Europe, and India. It operates through two segments, North America and Rest of World. The company offers water heaters for residences, restaurants, hotels and motels, office buildings, laundries, car washes, and small businesses; commercial boilers for hospitals, schools, hotels, and other large commercial buildings, as well as residential boilers for homes, apartments, and condominiums; and water treatment products comprising point-of-entry water softeners, well water solutions, and whole-home water filtration products, on-the-go filtration bottles, point-of-use carbon, and reverse osmosis products for residences, restaurants, hotels, and offices. It also provides food and beverage filtration products; expansion tanks, commercial solar water heating systems, swimming pool and spa heaters, and related products and parts; and heat pumps, electric wall-hung, gas tankless, combi-boiler, heat pump and solar water heaters. The company offers its products primarily under the A. O. Smith, State, Lochinvar, and water softener brands. It distributes its products through independent wholesale plumbing distributors, as well as through retail channels consisting of hardware and home center chains, and manufacturer representative firms; and offers Aquasana branded products directly to consumers through e-commerce, as well as other online retailers. A. O. Smith Corporation was founded in 1874 and is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Corporate Governance

A. O. Smith Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of November 1, 2022 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 9; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 8.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.