President & CEO & General Counsel
AGC America, Inc.
Chris Correnti started his legal career in 1984 at Moore Stout Waddell & Ledford in Northeast Tennessee. Chris’ primary areas of practice included corporate and business transactions and disputes, banking law, business litigation, and real estate and environmental law. He also represented the Kingsport Industrial Development Board where he was a primary architect of the Phipps Bend Joint Venture owned by the Kingsport and Hawkins County Industrial Development Boards. The Joint Venture was created to market and sell land formerly used as a nuclear power plant. Chris joined AGC Flat Glass North America, Inc. in 1994 as Associate General Counsel. He became General Counsel & Secretary in 2002 and was appointed as Vice President in 2007. In 2013, Chris assumed responsibility for all North America legal and corporate compliance matters for all AGC America businesses. AGC America owns businesses in the auto glass, chemicals, electronics, life science, and electrochemical industries. In April 2019 he was appointed President & CEO of AGC America and continues as General Counsel in North America for AGC as well.