CLEVELAND — The Sherwin-Williams Co. recently announced that David B. Sewell, President and Chief Operating Officer, resigned effective March 12, 2021, to become Chief Executive Officer of another company outside of the coatings industry. The company announced that Sewell's position will not be filled immediately. John G. Morikis, Sherwin-Williams Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will serve as President in addition to his current role and assume Sewell's primary duties and responsibilities.

"We thank David for his many contributions to Sherwin-Williams over his 14 years with the Company, and we wish him much success in his future endeavors," said Morikis. "Our deep and experienced global team continues to move forward with great momentum, focused on delivering solutions to our customers and executing on initiatives that will drive sustained long-term success."