Chief Information Officer

Craig Copley

An experienced executive manager with an extensive record of successful product releases and functional management. Substantial experience in utilizing internal and external development teams plus 3rd party product licensing.

• Management of an array of functional divisions to meet corporate requirements, including Product Management, Software Engineering, QA, IT Infrastructure, Business Systems, Business Intelligence, Customer Experience, and Training
• Management of projects across diverse staff units and locations, maintain overall quality and continuity in production schedules
• Development and administration of budgets; staff planning, hiring, and training in various stages of organizational development

Software Engineering:
• Architecture and implementation vision for product lines and software technologies used to develop and deploy products
• Work directly with software engineering staff on projects to ensure technical excellence and timely delivery of products
• Knowledgeable in implementation languages and tools used across all platforms

• Experienced in cross-functional team leadership and utilization
• Expertise in corporate strategic planning and M&A, including business consolidation and transformation

Specialties: Product Development, Software Engineering, Business Systems, IT, Customer Experience


Current Role

  • Company Name: Nortek Control
  • Job Title: Chief Information Officer
  • Start Date: February 2022
  • Company Industry: Information Technology & Services
  • Location: Petaluma, California, United States

With over 50 years of innovation, Nortek Control is dedicated to addressing the lifestyle and business needs of millions of customers every day. Nortek Control is a global leader and solutions provider in the security, control, access, power/AV, health + wellness, and AI/analytics markets.

Technology is a crucial component behind every product we manufacture. We carry a number of patents and trademarks and are constantly on the forefront of design. From our advanced fall detection technology from Numera, to our sophisticated AI integrated with multiple products, we have established ourselves as a proven leader in the industry.


Previous Role:

  • Company Name: Nortek Control
  • Job Title: SVP, Systems & Services
  • Start Date: March 2019