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Legrand Names Iommi Product Manager


HARRISBURG, Pa., July 8, 2014 – Legrand today announced the hiring of industry veteran Steve Iommi as product manager.  Iommi will be responsible for the company’s On-Q home automation and RF lighting control product lines.   

“Steve brings a tremendous background in home automation to Legrand ” said Fritz
Werder, VP and General Manager. “He understands the customer and how to effectively channel their needs into products which will help our installers be more competitive and more successful overall. His proven track record and familiarity with automation is well-matched for some of the innovative solutions installers can expect to see from us in the next year.”

Iommi brings almost 30 years of home automation and control experience to his position at Legrand, most recently as the business and product development manager for Somfy Systems, a maker of automatic control solutions for window coverings.

About Legrand

Legrand is the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures.  Its comprehensive offering of solutions for use in commercial, industrial and residential markets makes it a benchmark for customers worldwide.  Innovation for a steady flow of new products with high added value and acquisitions are prime vectors for growth.  Legrand reported sales of close to $5.8 billion in 2012.  Legrand has a strong presence in the North American market, with a portfolio of well-known product lines that include Cablofil, Electrorack, Middle Atlantic, Nuvo, On-Q, Ortronics, Pass & Seymour, Vantage, Watt Stopper and Wiremold.  The company is listed on NYSE Euronext and is a component stock of indexes including the CAC40, FTSE4Good, MSCI World, ASPI and DJSI (ISIN code FR0010307819).

 

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Media Contact:

Torin Roher

Roher Public Relations

971-266-8870

troher@roherpr.com

 

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