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June 3, 2020

NSC Hires Rod Sommerich as Sales Manager for Asia-Pacific Territory

CARLSBAD, Calif., June 3, 2020 — Nortek Security and Control LLC (NSC) has announced the hiring of Rod Sommerich as sales manager for the Asia-Pacific (APAC) territory. Sommerich previously worked for NSC as a regional sales manager and has over 35 years of industry experience.

“We’re excited to have Rod rejoin us in a much larger role,” said Jeff Costello, vice president of sales at NSC. “His experience and expertise in servicing his customers will make him a valuable partner for all of our APAC accounts.”

Sommerich has rejoined NSC in this elevated role to manage all company brands for APAC customers. In this new role, he will work with NSC partners to provide best-in-class sales, training and support for both residential and commercial markets.

“We’re expanding our team to better support our growing international business,” said Costello. “Adding industry veterans like Rod allows us to meet our customers’ current needs while positioning for future growth.”

About Nortek Security & Control
Nortek Security & Control LLC (NSC) is a global leader in smart connected devices and systems for residential, security, access control, and digital health markets. NSC and its partners have deployed more than 5 million connected systems and over 25 million security and home control sensors and peripherals. Through its family of brands, NSC designs solutions for national telecoms, big-box retailers, OEM partners, service providers, security dealers, technology integrators and consumers. Headquartered in Carlsbad, California, NSC has over 50 years of innovation and is dedicated to addressing the lifestyle and business needs of millions of customers every day. For further information, visit

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Nortek Security & Control Press Contact

Richard Pugnier
+1 760-517-1688

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