Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
Nortek was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Providence, Rhode Island. The Company is incorporated in the State of Delaware. In this annual report, “Nortek,” the “Company,” “we,” “us,” and “our” refer to Nortek, Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiaries unless the context requires otherwise. Operating within five reporting segments, we are a global, diversified 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. Our reporting segments are as follows: • the Residential Ventilation (“RESV”) segment, • the Technology Solutions (“TECH”) segment, • the Display Mount Solutions ("DMS") segment, • the Residential Heating and Cooling (“RHC”) segment, and • the Custom & Engineered Solutions (“CES”) segment. ... More ...