Shorehill Recapitalizes Functional Devices

January 8, 2019

We are excited to announce that effective January 4, 2019, Functional Devices has been recapitalized by a group of investors consisting of Shorehill Capital, LLC, Ken Rittmann and certain members of the management team. Shorehill is a Chicago-based private equity firm focused on equity investments in North American based engineered industrial product, industrial service and […] Read More

Introducing Our Brand New Logo

July 27, 2018

Allow us to introduce our brand new RIB® logo! Read More

Industry Terminology

June 26, 2018

The Building Automation industry, like many others, has lots of specialized terminology to memorize and understand. We’ve assembled here a master guide of all relevant industry terms that we use in our literature.  Please feel free to browse, bookmark, and share this list. If you have any further questions, or suggestions for improvement, please contact […] Read More

Functional Devices Announces Angie Jarvis as Sales Manager

December 14, 2017

Functional Devices, Inc. appoints Angie Jarvis as their Sales Manager. With over 15 years of experience in the industry, Angie Jarvis is a strong addition to the Functional Devices’ team. Angie will now be in charge of managing the Sales Team and making sure that Functional Devices provides the best possible experience to customers. Angie […] Read More

Mobile-Friendly Website Redesign

June 26, 2017

You may have noticed that our website got a bit of a facelift. It’s been a long time coming, and is the culmination of over a year’s effort on the part of our Marketing Department. How’s It Look on a Smartphone? There were a few primary goals for this new website. The main goal was […] Read More


February 28, 2017

There could be many reasons to take pride in your job. For me, pride is experienced in the fact that our products are designed, tested, and manufactured right here in the United States of America. Need to call in for help with an install? Need to send a picture via email of the circuit you […] Read More

The City of Kokomo

February 7, 2017

Functional Devices is located in Sharpsville, Indiana, but we are also just south of Kokomo, “The City of Firsts“. Even though our RIB® products are not manufactured in Kokomo, many of our employees live or have lived in this community at some point in their lives. A fifteen minute drive drive from our office will […] Read More