Posted January 4, 2019

Motion Industries names senior vice president

Motion Industries announced the promotion of N. Joe Limbaugh to the position of senior vice president of supply chain, operations support and marketing. 

N. Joe LimbaughHe will report directly to Randy Breaux, president of Motion Industries.

Limbaugh began his career in 1983 in Bourbonnais, Illinois, in an entry level position with Berry Bearing Company, which was later acquired by Motion Industries. He later relocated to Peoria, Illinois, where he worked as operations manager, branch manager, and then corporate sales manager. In 2007,  Limbaugh became vice president general manager of the Birmingham, Alabama, division. He returned to Chicago in 2009 to assume the role of vice president general manager of the Chicago Division. In 2013, he was asked to return to Motion’s Birmingham headquarters as vice president of operations, distribution, and properties.

“Joe has a wealth of experience, both in field sales and branch operations, as well as in corporate functions including logistics, distribution, properties and facilities management,” said Breaux. “Additionally, Joe’s creative and marketing intelligence makes him uniquely qualified to lead Motion in several disciplines. During the past five years, I have watched Joe master every challenge presented to him. I am very excited to see Joe take our supply chain and marketing efforts to a new level.”