Emerson Climate Technologies Appoints Vice President, Engineering, Refrigeration Division

Emerson Climate Technologies Appoints Vice President, Engineering, Refrigeration Division

ST. LOUIS, November 20, 2008 – Emerson Climate Technologies, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), announced the appointment of Deborah Monnin to the position of vice president, engineering, Refrigeration Division.  In this position, Monnin will be responsible for the Refrigeration Division Product Engineering group.

“Deb will truly thrive in this new position,” said Ram Krishnan, president, Emerson Climate Technologies, Refrigeration Division. “Throughout her years with Emerson Climate Technologies, she has demonstrated her natural leadership abilities, successfully building a strong Copeland Scroll engineering team in Sidney and Suzhou, executing various scroll programs for the transport market and championing a customer-centric culture within the Refrigeration Engineering group. We are proud and excited that she will be taking on this new role.”

Monnin has been with Emerson Climate Technologies for 17 years in various engineering positions including manager, reciprocating engineering; director, integrated products engineering; and, most recently, director, refrigeration scroll engineering. She has a BS in mechanical engineering from the University of Cincinnati and a Masters in engineering management from the University of Dayton.

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 create innovative solutions for customers through its network power, process management, industrial automation, climate technologies, and appliance and tools businesses. Sales in fiscal 2008 were $24.8 billion.  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.