Nortek Names Andrew Bonham as Group President, Residential Ventilation

    Nortek Names Andrew Bonham as Group President, Residential Ventilation

PR Newswire

PROVIDENCE, R.I., Jan. 13, 2014

PROVIDENCE, R.I., Jan. 13, 2014 /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 the appointment of Andrew Bonham as group
president of its Residential Ventilation (RESV) segment. Bonham replaces David
Pringle, who recently retired from the company.

Bonham joins Nortek with 30 years of manufacturing, sales, marketing and
e-business experience in leadership positions at large international
companies, including GE, Allied Signal and Invensys plc. Over the course of
his career he has opened manufacturing facilities in India, Saudi Arabia,
Panama, Colombia, China and Vietnam. He also has completed acquisitions in
Brazil, Belgium, China, Australia and the United States.

"Andrew's professional and life experiences make him the right leader at the
right time for our RESV business and the ideal candidate to replace such a
respected and successful group president as Dave Pringle has been," said
Nortek President and Chief Executive Officer Michael J. Clarke. "Andrew is a
growth-focused Six Sigma disciple who likes to solve problems with input from
his team, and a well-rounded executive who is highly regarded by employees,
colleagues and customers alike. We enthusiastically welcome him to the Nortek

Since 2005 Bonham had been with W.R. Grace, where he was most recently
president of Grace Construction Products, a $1.1 billion division focused on
the heavy building materials and construction chemicals sectors with
operations in 45 countries. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in
Mechanical Engineering from Virginia Polytechnical Institute and State
University and a Master of Business Administration degree from Averett

About the Residential Ventilation Segment
Nortek's Residential Ventilation segment is a world-leading supplier of range
hoods, ventilation fans and indoor-air-quality products with operations in the
United States, Canada, Mexico, China, Italy and Poland. Its products are sold
under the Broan®, Nutone®, Venmar®, Best® and Zephyr® brand names, among

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.


Michael Botelho
Vice President, Strategy and Investor Relations
Nortek, Inc.

SOURCE Nortek, Inc.

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