WYLIE, TX -- Steven Cortazzo has joined Carlisle Coatings & Waterproofing (CCW) as territory sales specialist to keep the design community in the New York City metro area informed about key waterproofing solutions, including those for exterior walls and foundations on new construction projects.

Before joining CCW, Cortazzo spent 20 years with Kemper System America and served as managing director. Since 2012, he has promoted performance-based waterproofing and restoration products in the New York metro area, and conducted numerous seminars and workshops for architects, engineers and other specifiers.

“Steve is well respected in the architectural community and understands the special needs of the New York construction market, so we are very pleased to have him join the Carlisle team,” said CCW general manager, Brett Steinberg.

Cortazzo is based in northern New Jersey.

CCW offers time-tested and innovative systems that incorporate the latest waterproofing technologies for below-grade, above-grade and blindside applications. For more information, visit www.carlisleccw.com.