BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Motion Industries Inc. has promoted Jon Tart to vice president of the southeast group for the distributor of maintenance, repair and operation replacement parts.
The promotion took effect March 1.
"Jon's impressive background and his ability to leverage his vast experience and competitive nature will ensure success in the years ahead," said Kevin Storer, executive vice president of branch operations. "I look forward to seeing him successfully lead the southeast group to new heights."
Tart was hired by Motion Industries in 1996 as a customer service representative and worked his way up from there, attending a corporate training program in 1997 and taking over his first sales territory in 1998.
He has served as manager of two branches, division sales manager, area vice president of corporate accounts for the Northeast, and Baltimore division manager at Motion.