PROVIDENCE, R.I., Jan. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing its leadership position in indoor air quality and home solutions, Broan-NuTone, a Nortek Company (Nasdaq: NTK), has collaborated with Nortek's Security & Control, Audio/Video and HVAC Groups to showcase new products at the 2015 International Builders' Show (IBS) in Las Vegas, Nevada from January 20th to 22nd.
"This is the broadest array of products and companies that we have had exhibit together at this show, which is a reflection of the increased collaboration that is taking place across Nortek," said Nortek's VP of Strategy and Investor Relations, Michael Botelho.
Broan-NuTone, part of Nortek's Air Quality & Home Solutions Group, has exhibited at the International Builders' Show for more than 50 years. Broan-NuTone will be displaying a variety of new products, such as the BEST Cattura™ downdraft and the Sensaire Humidity Sensing Control™ and InVent™ ventilation fans.
In addition to these products, Broan-NuTone will exhibit a new Broan ventilation fan with Sensonic™ stereo speakers, which was developed using the expertise of world-class audio engineers from its sister company, Core Brands, the makers of high-quality speakers sold under the SpeakerCraft®, Proficient® and Niles® brand names. This product features a powerful yet quiet ventilation fan (110 CFMs, 1.0 sone) along with built-in dual high-fidelity speakers that deliver high-end stereo performance concealed behind the fan grille.
"Broan-NuTone has a strong reputation and presence in the industry, and we are excited to show more products from the Nortek family of companies alongside them. Together we can offer the builder community multiple home solutions that will enable them to market their homes more effectively," said Sal Parente, Nortek's VP of Sales Development.
Nortek Security & Control, the largest manufacturer of Z-Wave connected devices, will also be exhibiting products at the show including Linear® DC garage door operators, GTO slide gate operators and 2GIG® GoControl thermostats.
Using Nortek Security & Control's technology and Z-Wave capabilities, Broan-NuTone will be launching a new line of NuTone-branded home control products utilizing its distribution with builders and electrical contractors and leveraging the trust in the NuTone brand by these customers. These products will include smart home lighting, garage door controllers, thermostats and programmable wall outlets.
Venmar Ventilation, also part of the Air Quality & Home Solutions Group, will be exhibiting its line-up of energy-efficient residential balanced ventilation systems including the HEPA 100 series of heat and energy recovery ventilators.
Nortek's HVAC Group will exhibit several products from its broad line-up ranging from its entry level value line to its industry-leading energy efficient solutions, including the iQ Drive® 18-19 SEER heat pumps and 95.1% AFUE two-stage variable speed furnaces.
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Nortek* is a global, diversified industrial company whose many market-leading brands deliver broad capabilities and a wide array of innovative, technology-driven products and solutions for lifestyle improvement at home and at work. The Company's broad array of offerings includes ventilation products such as range hoods and bathroom fans, security and audio/video solutions, heating and cooling products, air management systems, and ergonomic and productivity solutions.
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Vice President, Strategy and Investor Relations
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