Emerson Climate Technologies Names Dave Boezi Vice President Business Development

Emerson Climate Technologies Names Dave Boezi Vice President Business Development

ST. LOUIS, July 10, 2008 – Emerson Climate Technologies, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), today announced the appointment of Dave Boezi to the position of Vice President Business Development, Emerson Climate Technologies.

In this position Boezi will have responsibility for leading initiatives to identify, evaluate and pursue new business and growth opportunities. In addition, he will also be responsible for developing and managing a defined gate process to effectively evaluate and move business initiatives toward completion.

“Dave possesses a broad base of experience with Emerson, which will allow him to make the right decisions to help us grow,” said Ed Purvis, business leader, Emerson Climate Technologies. “We’re excited to have Dave looking out for new markets and opportunities, as well as innovative ways to improve our processes.”

Boezi returns to Emerson Climate Technologies from his most recent assignment as vice president and general manager of operations for Clive Samuels and Associates/Emerson Retail Solutions.  Prior to CSA, Boezi was vice president and global platform leader for Emerson Climate Technologies Air Conditioning.  Boezi began his career with Emerson in 1991 in St. Louis as a manufacturing planner.

Boezi holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Cornell University and an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.

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.