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Sharp Departs

Emerson executive joined company in 1996 Emerson announced August 13 that Robert T. Sharp, executive president of its Commercial & Residential Solutions business, is leaving the organization as he pursues new opportunities. Changes at Emerson Electric – Robert Sharp, executive vice president of the Commercial & Residential Solutions Division, is leaving to pursue other opportunities. […]

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Rocked Well

Rockwell-Emerson merger shot down multiple times $27 billion is a whole heap of money, but it wasn’t sufficient enough for Emerson Electric to acquire Rockwell Automation. The Milwaukee-based automation equipment maker said Tuesday it had rejected an unsolicited acquisition bid from St. Louis-based Emerson, and it wasn’t the first offer. Emerson has reportedly made multiple […]

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A Legend Dies

Emerson’s Knight was known for ferocity and remarkable streak of earnings An executive legend of the electric motor industry passed away September 12. Charles Knight, known to many who worked with him as “Chuck”, was known for his ferocity in management and a remarkable streak of earnings for Emerson Electric. When he was named CEO […]

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