SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): November 4, 2011
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
Donald J. DeMarie, Jr., Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Masco Corporation (the Company), has left the Company to pursue other opportunities, effective November 4, 2011. The Company and Mr. DeMarie are working together to assure a smooth transition following Mr. DeMaries departure.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
|By:||/s/ John G. Sznewajs|
|Name:||John G. Sznewajs|
Vice President, Treasurer and
Chief Financial Officer
November 10, 2011