St. Louis, March 5, 2014 – Heating, Air-conditioning, Refrigeration Distributors International (HARDI) has recognized White-Rodgers with its Conference Booth Award for participating in the organization’s booth program for 50 years. HARDI also recognized a White-Rodgers employee, David Shingleton, with its annual Booster Award, which is presented to the supplier member who has made outstanding contributions to the association and HVAC industry as a whole. White-Rodgers is a business unit of Emerson (NYSE: EMR) and part of the Emerson Climate Technologies business segment.
According to a statement on the HARDI website, “Shingleton has been a longtime supporter of HARDI. He is a well-respected member of the HARDI family, and his contributions to the industry made him a perfect candidate to receive the 2013 Booster Award.”
White-Rodgers and Shingleton received the awards in December at HARDI’s 2013 Annual Conference in Phoenix.
“I’ve been in this industry for 44 years, and this is just a great honor and recognition for all of those years,” Shingleton said. “I was totally surprised. I deeply appreciate it.”
Emerson (NYSE: EMR), based in St. Louis, Missouri (USA), is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and consumer markets around the world. The company is comprised of five business segments: Process Management, Industrial Automation, Network Power, Climate Technologies, and Commercial & Residential Solutions. Sales in fiscal 2013 were $24.7 billion. For more information, visit www.Emerson.com.
About Emerson Climate Technologies
Emerson Climate Technologies, a business segment 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. The innovative solutions of Emerson Climate Technologies, which include industry-leading brands such as Copeland Scroll™ and White-Rodgers™, improve human comfort, safeguard food and protect the environment. For more information, visit www.EmersonClimate.com