ST. LOUIS, June 23, 2008 – Emerson Climate Technologies, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), today announced the appointment of Frank Landwehr to the position of vice president, marketing, Air Conditioning Division and general manager, CR Compressors LLC.
In this position Landwehr will provide overall guidance to CR Compressors LLC while continuing to have responsibility overseeing the marketing and product planning efforts for Emerson Climate Technologies’ Air Conditioning Division.
“Frank has been a crucial part of the success of our Copeland Scroll® compressor product line over the years because of his keen knowledge of our market and attention to detail,” said Ed Purvis, business leader, Emerson Climate Technologies. “I’m confident that Frank will bring his passion for our business to this expanded role managing our CR Compressors business.”
Landwehr has been with Emerson Climate Technologies for 21 years, holding positions with increasing responsibilities. Prior to his current position as vice president, marketing for the Air Conditioning Division, he was the vice president, product planning for Emerson Climate Technologies’ Refrigeration Division. He has also held positions in financial analysis and purchasing.
Landwehr has a BS in mechanical engineering from the Missouri University of Science and Technology, and an MBA from Washington University in St. Louis.
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.