The Sherwin-Williams Company, founded in 1866, is one of the leading manufacturers and distributors of coatings and finishing products to industrial, commercial and retail customers throughout the United States and Canada. The company sells architectural coatings, industrial finishes, and paints through company-operated paint stores, independent distributors and mass merchandisers. Its brands include Dutch Boy, Pratt & Lambert, Martin-Senour, Dupli-Color, Krylon, Thompson's and Minwax. The company also manufactures automotive finishes and touch-up products used in the automobile industry. Its Web site offers various online color selection and sampling tools, architectural designs, and price quotes. Christopher M. Connor has been the chief executive officer of Sherwin-Williams for more than seven years. He has been with the retail paint and painting products manufacturer for over 23 years. Connor earned a BA degree from Ohio State University. The Sherwin-Williams Company is headquartered in Cleveland.