Ferro Names Sallie Bailey Chief Financial Officer

Bailey, who comes from Timken, will join Ferro on January 2.

Ferro Corp. said Thursday that Sallie B. Bailey will join the company on January 2, 2007, as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, replacing Thomas M. Gannon.

Bailey is currently Senior VP-Finance and Controller with Timken, where she oversees the global treasury, financial reporting, tax, and financial performance and planning functions. Timken is a publicly held global manufacturer of highly engineered bearings, alloy steels and related products.

Before joining Timken, she was with Tenneco Inc. in Houston, and Deloitte and Touche in Chicago.

Ferro is a supplier of technology-based performance materials for manufacturers.