NORWALK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE:EME) today announced the election of John W. Altmeyer to the Company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Altmeyer’s election expands the Board to 10 directors.
Mr. Altmeyer, 55, is the President and CEO of Carlisle Construction Materials, a division of Carlisle Companies Incorporated (NYSE: CSL), a diversified manufacturing company. Mr. Altmeyer joined Carlisle in 1989 and has been President and CEO of Carlisle Construction Materials since 1997. Carlisle Construction Materials employs over 2,400 people and operates 28 manufacturing and distribution locations across the United States and Europe.
Stephen W. Bershad, Chairman of the Board of EMCOR Group, Inc. commented, “We are pleased to welcome John to the EMCOR Board of Directors. He has a proven track record of operational leadership and of driving growth through identifying strategic opportunities. John is an ideal addition to our team, and we look forward to leveraging his insights as we continue to grow our business and drive value for our shareholders.”
Currently, Mr. Altmeyer is also a member of the Board of Directors of Berkshire Hills Bancorp (NYSE: BHLB), Cornell Iron Works, and an Emeritus Director for the Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts in Harrisburg, PA. He received a B.S. degree from Cornell University an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
EMCOR Group, Inc. is a Fortune 500 worldwide leader in mechanical and electrical construction services, energy infrastructure and facilities services. This press release and other press releases may be viewed at the Company's Web site at www.emcorgroup.com.
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