Posted July 19, 2019

Motion Industries names West Group vice president

Motion Industries has named Jeremy Barton vice president of the company’s West Group, effective Aug. 1, 2019.

Jeremy BartonBarton will lead Motion’s West Group operations with over 20 years of experience, garnered from serving in a variety of key roles within Motion Industries. He has worked as an industry sales manager in the mining industry, branch manager in Salt Lake City, and provided technical, sales, and operations guidance for the company’s growing industrial services platform in the West. In 2016, he was promoted to his most recent position as Mountain Division sales manager. 

Barton obtained Six Sigma/Lean/5S certification in 2011, and holds various business management, technical and leadership certifications.

“Jeremy brings valuable experience and expertise to this position, and we are confident that he will succeed in leading the West Group. I know he’ll do an outstanding job driving our key field initiatives,” said Kevin Storer, Motion Industries executive vice president of U.S. Operations.

Motion Industries president, Randy Breaux, said, “We are very happy with the selection of Jeremy as the West Group vice president. Jeremy has earned this position through his leadership and performance over the past years. I am excited about the future of the West Group under Jeremy’s direction.”