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Garry O. Ridge
President & Chief Executive Officer
Garry O. Ridge
President & Chief Executive Officer


Garry. Ridge is president and chief executive officer of the WD-40 Company headquartered in San Diego, California. WD-40 Company is the maker of the ever-popular WD-40, as well as 3-IN-ONE Oil, Solvol and Lava heavy duty hand cleaners and X-14, Carpet Fresh, Spot Shot, 1001 and 2000 Flushes household cleaning products.

Garry has been with WD-40 since 1987 in various management positions, including executive vice president and chief operating officer and vice president of internatio... 

Jay  Rembolt
Vice President, Finance, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer
Jay  Rembolt
Vice President, Finance, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer


Mr. Rembolt is Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Vice President, Finance of WD-40 Company headquartered in San Diego, California.

Mr. Rembolt joined WD-40 in December 1997 as manager, financial services and has held various positions including controller and vice president finance/controller.

Prior to joining WD-40 Company, Mr. Rembolt served in a variety of positions, including consulting roles in the tax practice of the public accounting firm Price Waterhouse LLP, ... 

Michael J. Irwin
Executive Vice President, Global Business Development Group
Michael J. Irwin
Executive Vice President, Global Business Development Group


Mr. Irwin is Executive Vice President – Strategic Development for WD-40 Company headquartered in San Diego, California.

He joined the company in 1995 as director of marketing – USA and later served in the same role for the Americas. He also served as Vice President-Marketing Americas. From 2001-2008, he served as Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer of the company.

Prior to WD-40 Company, he served in finance, business development, marketing, and sales ro... 

Graham P. Milner
Executive Vice President, Global Business Development Group
Graham P. Milner
Executive Vice President, Global Business Development Group


Mr. Milner is Executive Vice President, Global Development and Chief Branding Officer of WD-40 Company headquartered in San Diego, California.

Mr. Milner joined WD-40 in 1992 and has held various management positions, including director international (Latin America and Asia) and vice president sales & marketing, the Americas.

Prior to joining WD-40 Company, Mr. Milner worked with several advertising firms, including Phillips Ramsey Advertising, a division of McCann-Eric... 

Geoffrey J. Holdsworth
Managing Director - Asia Pacific
Geoffrey J. Holdsworth
Managing Director - Asia Pacific


Mr. Holdsworth is Managing Director, Asia Pacific for WD-40 Company, he also serves as a board member of WD-40 Company (Aust.)Pty.Ltd.

Mr. Holdsworth has been with WD-40 Company since 1996 and is responsible for overseeing operations throughout the Pacific Rim, Asia and Australia.

Prior to joining WD-40 Company, Mr. Holdsworth spent 16 years with Columbia Pelikan in various positions within the organization, ending up as general manager of their Commercial Division.

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William B. Noble
Managing Director, EMEA
William B. Noble
Managing Director, EMEA


Mr. Noble is Managing Director of Europe, Middle East & Africa.

He is based in the European headquarters in Milton Keynes, England, WD-40 Company (Europe) Ltd. Mr. Noble joined WD-40 Company in 1993, based in the Sydney office as International Marketing Manager - Asia. He then moved to Malaysia to open our Asian office in the role of Director of Operations - Asia. In 1996, he relocated to England.

Prior to joining WD-40 Company, Mr Noble was with Dow Corning for alm... 

Michael L. Freeman
Division President, The Americas
Michael L. Freeman
Division President, The Americas


Mr. Freeman is Division President of the Americas of the WD-40 Company headquartered in San Diego, California.

Mr. Freeman has been with WD-40 Company since 1990 in various management positions, including director of operations and director of North American marketing. He has worked on WD-40 information technology globally for over six years, and with North American responsibilities for twelve years.

Prior to joining WD-40 Company, Mr. Freeman worked in various marketi... 

Board of Directors
Neal E. Schmale
Chairman of the Board
Neal E. Schmale
Chairman of the Board


Neal E. Schmale was elected to the Board of Directors in 2001. Mr. Schmale was named Chairman of the Board in 2004. Mr. Schmale has served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Sempra Energy since February, 2006. Previously, he was CFO and a director of Unocal Corporation from 1994 to 1997 and president of its Petroleum Products and Chemicals division from 1992 until 1994. Mr. Schmale is a director of Sempra Energy and Murphy Oil Corporation.

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Garry O. Ridge
President & CEO, WD-40 Company
Garry O. Ridge
President & CEO, WD-40 Company


Garry O. Ridge joined WD-40 Company in 1987 as Managing Director, WD-40 Company (Australia) Pty. Limited and he was responsible for company operations throughout the Pacific and Asia. Mr. Ridge transferred to the corporate office in September 1994 as Director International Operations and was elected Vice President-International in June 1995. He was elected to the position of Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer in December 1996 and he was named President and Chief Executive Offi... 

Giles  H. Bateman
Board Member, WD-40 Company
Giles  H. Bateman
Board Member, WD-40 Company


Giles H. Bateman is one of four co-founders of Price Club in 1976 and served as CFO and Director there until 1991. He also served as non-executive chairman of CompUSA from 1994 to 2000. He currently serves as a director of four private and one public company. He holds an MBA from Harvard University and a BA from Oxford University. ... 
Peter D. Bewley
Board Member, WD-40 Company
Peter D. Bewley
Board Member, WD-40 Company


Mr. Peter D. Bewley was elected director of WD-40 Company on June 28, 2005. Mr. Bewley served as senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary of The Clorox Company from 1998 to 2005. He served as a director and chairman of the audit committee for Access Worldwide Communications and previously worked at Novacare, Inc. and Johnson & Johnson. ... 
Richard   A. Collato
Board Member, WD-40 Company
Richard   A. Collato
Board Member, WD-40 Company


Richard A. Collato is President and CEO of the YMCA of San Diego County and has over 35 years of YMCA management experience. He is on the board at Sempra Energy, Project Design Consultants, Microvision Optical and the YMCA retirement fund. He is a former director of San Diego Gas & Electric, Southern California Gas, Enova, The Bank of San Diego, Y-Mutual Insurance. ltd, and Springfield College. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration and an MBA in Management from Pepperdine Uni... 
Mario L. Crivello
Board member, WD-40 Company
Mario L. Crivello
Board member, WD-40 Company


Mario L. Crivello was elected to the Board of Directors in 1994 following the death of his father, Sam Crivello, a Company founder. Mr. Crivello is retired, having been the managing owner and master of Tuna Purse Seiners.

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Linda  Lang
Board Member, WD-40 Company
Linda  Lang
Board Member, WD-40 Company


Linda A. Lang was elected to the Board of Directors in 2004. Ms. Lang was elected Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer of Jack in the Box, Inc. as of October 2, 2005. Ms. Lang has served as director, President & Chief Operating Officer of Jack in the Box, Inc. since 2003. Over the past 16 years, Ms. Lang has held the offices of Executive Vice President, Senior Vice President Marketing, Vice President and Regional Vice President, Southern California Region, Vice President Marke... 

Gregory A. Sandfort
Board member, WD-40 Company
Gregory A. Sandfort
Board member, WD-40 Company


Gregory A. Sandfort was elected to the Board of Directors on October 11, 2011. Mr. Sandfort assumed the role of President and Chief Executive Officer of Tractor Supply Company on January 1, 2013. Mr. Sandfort served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Tractor Supply Company since February 2012. Mr. Sandfort served as President and Chief Merchandising Officer of Tractor Supply Company since February 2009 and he served as Executive Vice President-Chief Merchandising Officer of Tractor... 

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