Emerson Climate Technologies Appoints New President of Retail Solutions Division

Emerson Climate Technologies Appoints New President of Retail Solutions Division

ST. LOUIS, November 23, 2009 – Emerson Climate Technologies, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), today announced the appointment of Mark Dunson to the position of president, Emerson Climate Technologies, Retail Solutions Division. Dunson comes from Emerson Climate Technologies Asia, where he most recently served as Vice President Air Conditioning Marketing and Sales and General Manager India. In his new role, Dunson will be responsible for Emerson Climate Technologies’ global solutions businesses including Emerson Retail Solutions, Clive Samuels and Associates, Oaksmere and CDZ, Inc.

“Mark has been a key member of our Asia leadership team for the last 10 years and has been instrumental in the building of the Asia division as well as the launch of our Solutions businesses in Asia,” said Bill Bosway, president, Emerson Climate Technologies, Refrigeration and Solutions. “With experience in Europe before Asia, he is the ideal person for this role and we look forward to the unique expertise, leadership and vision that he will now be bringing to the Retail Solutions Division.”

Dunson began his career at Emerson Climate Technologies in 1996 as manager of forecasting and pricing for the International group. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Dayton and a Master’s degree from Vanderbilt University. For more information on Emerson Climate Technologies, visit www.EmersonClimate.com.

About Emerson
Emerson (NYSE:EMR), based in St. Louis, Missouri (USA), is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions to customers through its network power, process management, industrial automation, climate technologies, and appliance and tools businesses. Emerson’s sales in fiscal 2009 were $20.9 billion. The company is ranked 94th on the Fortune 500 list of America’s largest companies. For more information, visit www.Emerson.com.

About Emerson Climate Technologies
Emerson Climate Technologies, a business of Emerson, is the world’s leading provider of heating, air conditioning and refrigeration solutions for residential, industrial and commercial applications. The group combines best-in-class technology with proven engineering, design, distribution, educational and monitoring services to provide customized, integrated climate-control solutions for customers worldwide. Emerson Climate Technologies’ innovative solutions, which include industry-leading brands such as Copeland Scroll and White-Rodgers, improve human comfort, safeguard food and protect the environment.

For more information, contact:
Amber Long
937.859.0599, ext. 142

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