Nortek Names Don Moseley as Chief Human Resources Officer

PROVIDENCE, R.I., Nov. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Nortek, Inc. (Nasdaq: NTK), a global diversified company with leading brands and innovative, technology-driven products and solutions for residential and commercial applications, today announced that Don Moseley, 47, has been appointed Chief Human Resources Officer. In this newly created position, Moseley will be responsible for designing a comprehensive talent management program and introducing best-in-class human resources practices across Nortek's businesses.

"Reaching our goals – whether leading our markets through innovation or operational excellence – depends on the talent of our employees," said Michael J. Clarke, Chief Executive Officer. "To succeed, we need to recruit and retain the best people and give them the tools they need to develop and grow, providing a clear path to career success at Nortek. With his record of success in leading strategic business reorganizations and implementing major HR technology projects for global manufacturing enterprises, Don Moseley is ideally suited to lead this effort."

Moseley brings to Nortek more than 24 years of broad-based human resources experience, with the last 15 years in senior leadership roles. He previously served as Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources Operations and Transformation at Invensys, a $5 billion worldwide technology firm. Prior to joining Invensys in 2009, he spent 10 years at Cardinal Health in positions of increasing responsibility in talent management, organization development, operations and transformation. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Augustana College and a Master of Business Administration degree from Lake Forest School of Management.

About Nortek

Nortek* is a global, diversified company whose many market-leading brands deliver broad capabilities and a wide array of innovative, technology-driven products and solutions for lifestyle improvement at home and at work. The Company's broad array of offerings includes audio/video and security solutions, digital display mounting solutions, ventilation products such as range hoods and bathroom fans, heating and cooling products, and air management systems.

*As used herein, the term "Nortek" refers to Nortek, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, unless the context indicates otherwise. This term is used for convenience only and is not intended as a precise description of any of the separate corporations, each of which manages its own affairs.


Edward J. Cooney
Senior Vice President and Treasurer
Nortek, Inc.

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