Tyco Names Stephen Wasdick Vice President Of Global Communications
NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland, Jan. 28, 2014
NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tyco (NYSE: TYC) today
announced the appointment of Stephen Wasdick as Vice President, Global
Communications. In this role, Mr. Wasdick serves as the company's chief
communications officer, with global responsibility for external
communications, media relations, internal communications, marketing, web and
social media strategies. He also serves on the company's Executive Council.
Based in Princeton, N.J., he reports to Judith Reinsdorf, Executive Vice
President & General Counsel.
"We are pleased to have Steve join us in this key role," said Ms. Reinsdorf.
"In particular, his experience directing a range of external and internal
communications initiatives for companies in transition will be an asset as
Tyco continues its transformation into an operating company."
"We have made good progress in the first year of our growth strategy as a
pure-play fire and security company, and we look forward to Steve's leadership
in supporting our strategy with effective communications both inside and
outside the company," said Tyco Chief Executive Officer George Oliver.
Mr. Wasdick joins Tyco with more than 25 years of communications experience at
major corporations. Prior to Tyco, he was Vice President, Global Media
Relations & External Communications, for global insurer ACE Group from 2008 to
2013, where he was responsible for worldwide media relations, financial
communications, global website, social media, executive communications and
other external relations strategies. From 2003 to 2008, he served as
Director, Communications and Program Management, with Alcatel-Lucent and
Lucent Technologies, where he led employee communications, human resources and
community relations initiatives. Previously, he held a series of external and
internal communications management positions at Prudential, Travelers and
Aetna. Mr. Wasdick holds a bachelor's degree in Communication from Rutgers
University in New Brunswick, N.J.
Tyco (NYSE: TYC) is the world's largest pure-play fire protection and security
company. Tyco provides more than three million customers around the globe with
the latest fire protection and security products and services. A company with
$10+ billion in revenue, Tyco has approximately 65,000 employees in more than
1,000 locations across 50 countries serving various end markets, including
commercial, institutional, governmental, retail, industrial, energy,
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