Emerson Climate Technologies Appoints Senior Vice President Scroll Operations

Emerson Climate Technologies Appoints Senior Vice President Scroll Operations

ST. LOUIS, October 13, 2008 – Emerson Climate Technologies, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), announced the appointment of Randy Rose to the position of Senior Vice President Scroll Operations, Air Conditioning.  In this position, Rose will be responsible for scroll operations in the North America region. The Advanced Manufacturing Engineering group will also now report to Rose in this new role.

“Randy has been a tremendous asset to our company for many years,” said Ed Purvis, executive vice president and business leader, Emerson Climate Technologies. “He is a true leader and possesses a wealth of knowledge with regard to our compressor business and manufacturing operations. We look forward to supporting his continued success in this new role.”

Rose has over 42 years of experience with Emerson Climate Technologies and Copeland® brand compressor manufacturing operations.  In addition to managing each of the six North American scroll plants during his career, he was also the director of operations remanufacturing in Rushville, Indiana and held Plant Manager positions at various plant locations in Sidney, Ohio. He has also made important contributions to many new product launches during his career. He and his wife, Jackie, reside in Sidney, Ohio.

About Emerson
Emerson (NYSE: EMR), based in St. Louis, 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. 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, ventilation, 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.