Motion Industries names new president

Dec. 20, 2018
Randy Breaux takes the role

Motion Industries' Randy Breaux 

Motion Industries Inc., a distributor of maintenance, repair and operation replacement parts and a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Co., announced the promotion of Randall (Randy) P. Breaux to president. 

"Randy has an impressive history, having served in numerous management roles during his career," said Paul Donahue, Genuine Parts Co. president and CEO, in a statement. "His extensive experience in both industrial manufacturing and distribution, which includes his sales, marketing and corporate background, make him an excellent choice to lead Motion Industries. We feel confident that we will continue to see great things from our talented and experienced Motion team under Randy's leadership." 

Breaux has nearly four decades of experience in the industrial manufacturing and distribution markets. Most recently, he served as executive vice president of marketing, distribution and purchasing at Motion Industries, and has played a key role in setting corporate direction, strategic acquisitions, growing supplier relationships, advancing marketing activities and overseeing corporate operations during his time with the company. Breaux joined Motion Industries in 2011. 

From 1989 to 2011, Breaux held various positions at ABB/Baldor Electric Co.