Berges Joins PPG Industries Board
November 6, 2000
Directors of PPG Industries recently elected James G. Berges a member of the company's board. He is the president of St. Louis-based Emerson Electric Co. He joined Emerson in 1976 and has held a variety of increasingly responsible operating and staff posts. He became Emerson's president in 1999 and is responsible for the company's corporate growth and development activities as well as its electronics and telecommunications business.