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Carlisle’s American Spirit Nears Completion of Atlantic Challenge After Amazing Comeback

February 05, 2016

CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Carlisle Companies Incorporated’s (NYSE:CSL) American Spirit is nearing the finish line in the Talisker Atlantic Challenge, after an amazing display of perseverance and determination. The race began from the Canary Islands, off the coast of Africa on December 20, 2015 and will end 3,000 nautical miles away across the Atlantic Ocean in Antigua in the Caribbean. Skipper Jason Caldwell and Crew Member Tom Magrov continued the challenge after losing two crew members for medical reasons one week into the race. Exemplifying courage and determination, Jason and Tom are on the verge of completing an amazing comeback and are expected to bring Carlisle’s American Spirit to the finish in Antigua Tuesday or Wednesday, February 9-10.

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About Carlisle Companies Incorporated

Carlisle Companies Incorporated is a global diversified company that designs, manufactures and markets a wide range of products that serve a broad range of niche markets including commercial roofing, energy, agriculture, mining, construction, aerospace and defense electronics, medical technology, foodservice, healthcare, sanitary maintenance, transportation, general industrial, protective coating, wood, specialty and auto refinishing. Through our group of decentralized operating companies led by entrepreneurial management teams, we bring innovative product solutions to solve the challenges facing our customers. Our worldwide team of employees, who generated $3.5 billion in net sales in 2015, is focused on continuously improving the value of the Carlisle brand by developing the best products, ensuring the highest quality and providing unequaled customer service in the many industries we serve. Learn more about Carlisle at www.carlisle.com.

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Carlisle Companies Incorporated

Steven J. Ford, 704-501-1100

Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

www.carlisle.com

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