SC JOHNSON JOINS U.S.-UKRAINE BUSINESS COUNCIL (USUBC)
One of world's leading manufacturers of household cleaning products & products for home storage, air care, pest control & shoe care
U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC)
Washington, D.C., Tuesday, April 24, 2012
TO: MEMBERS - U.S.-UKRAINE BUSINESS COUNCIL (USUBC)
RE: SC JOHNSON JOINS U.S.-UKRAINE BUSINESS COUNCIL (USUBC)
One of the world's leading manufacturers of household cleaning products & products for home storage, air care, pest control & shoe care.
SC JOHNSON has been approved for membership in the U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC), the USUBC executive committee announced today on behalf of the entire USUBC membership of 175 companies and organizations who have business operations, investments or other development programs in Ukraine.
SC Johnson is a family-owned and managed business dedicated to innovative, high-quality products, excellence in the workplace and a long-term commitment to the environment and the communities in which it operates. Based in the USA, the company is one of the world's leading manufacturers of household cleaning products and products for home storage, air care, pest control and shoe care.
It markets such well-known brands as GLADE®, KIWI®, OFF!®, PLEDGE®, RAID®, SCRUBBING BUBBLES®, SHOUT®, WINDEX® and ZIPLOC® in the U.S. and beyond, with brands marketed outside the U.S. including AUTAN®, TANA®, BAMA®, BAYGON®, BRISE®, KABIKILLER®, KLEAR®, and MR. MUSCLE®.
The 126-year-old company, generates $9 billion in sales, employs approximately 13,000 people globally and sells products in virtually every country around the world. The company is still headquartered in Racine, Wisconsin, where it was founded.
SC JOHNSON AND USUBC
Nancy Levenson, Director, Global Government Relations, Washington, D.C. will represent SC Johnson on the USUBC board of directors. Yuri Donets is Ukraine Country Manager for SC Johnson.
"USUBC is very pleased to be working with Nancy Levenson, Yuri Donets and their colleagues at SC Johnson," said Morgan Williams, Director, Government Relations, Washington office, SigmaBleyzer Private Equity Investment Firm, who serves as President, U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC). "SC Johnson was a member of USUBC several years ago and we look forward to the opportunity to once again work closely with them."
INFORMATION: For more information on SC Johnson go to http://www.scjohnson.com/en/home.aspx.
USUBC MEMBERSHIP REACHES 175
USUBC membership has grown rapidly during the past five years. Membership now stands at 175. In January 2005 membership was eight; two years later it had grown to 22; in January 2009 it reached 100; and in January of 2011 topped 150. A complete list of USUBC members can be found at: http://www.usubc.org/members.php. For a list of the USUBC board of directors go to: http://www.usubc.org/site/u-s-ukraine-business-council-board-of-directors.