HomeNewsScott Ashmore Signs with Ridgid Scott Ashmore Signs with Ridgid – photo by Reagan Renfroe ELYRIA, OHIO- Professional Angler Scott Ashmore is joining forces with RIDGID®, a leading manufacturer of innovative tools and equipment for the professional trades. RIDGID will sponsor Ashmore in 2015 on the Bassmaster Elite Series. Ashmore is a five-year veteran of the Bassmaster Elite Series, a 2010 Bassmaster Classic Qualifier and a 2014 Major League Fishing Selects survival-round winner. RIDGID, which has a broad offering of more than 300 types of tools, markets its products in more than 140 countries. RIDGID serves the rental, plumbing, HVAC/R, utility, industrial, electrical, petroleum, institutional, commercial and hardware markets. “I am a true supporter of RIDGID, because it is a company that personifies qualities that I value, like reliability and innovation,” said Ashmore. RIDGID is part of Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions, a business of Emerson, which brings technology and engineering together to design and produce some of the highest-quality tools and equipment in the world. About Emerson Emerson (NYSE: EMR), based in St. Louis, Missouri (USA), is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and consumer markets around the world. The company is comprised of five business segments: Process Management, Industrial Automation, Network Power, Climate Technologies, and Commercial & Residential Solutions. Sales in fiscal 2014 were $24.5 billion. For more information, visit Emerson.com. ©2014, RIDGID, Inc. The Emerson logo and RIDGID logo are registered trademarks of Emerson Electric Co. or RIDGID, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries. All other trademarks belong to their respective holders.