Emerson and the HVACR industry are mourning the loss of Joe Daleo, a longtime employee who touched countless lives throughout his 49-year career. Daleo passed away on March 12. Early in his career with Emerson, Daleo managed advertising for the company’s valves and flow controls business. As he assumed the director of corporate sales and events position, Daleo was a creative and talented producer of Emerson’s presence at key industry gatherings like the AHR Expo. Daleo took great pride in creating an educational and immersive experience centered around customers. Through his decades of working within the industry, Daleo developed an extensive network of friends and peers across companies.
“Emerson and the HVAC/R industry lost a great man,” said Brent Schroeder, group president of heating and air conditioning for Emerson. “Joe was incredibly dedicated to Emerson, loved serving our customers, and was a tireless advocate for our businesses and the industry. He will be sorely missed.”