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Greensboro, NC – M.G. Newell is pleased to announce that Brian Jones has been named as the new Vice-President of Engineering for M.G. Newell, effective immediately. In this role, Brian will report to Gray Sherrill, President of M.G. Newell.

Brian brings over 28 years of extensive experience in process and project management, automation, and team leadership to his new role. Prior to M.G. Newell, Brian worked for Gilbarco, Inc. as their Vice-President of Global Forecourt Engineering. While at Gilbarco, Brian led global, multi-geographic teams that focused on growth, product development and process improvement. Brian also brings experience in Electrical Engineering, Controls and System Integration.

Brian graduated with an MBA from Elon University and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from N.C. State University. Brian is also a Licensed Professional Engineer (North Carolina).

About M.G. Newell
Headquartered in Greensboro, NC with divisional offices in Greensboro, Louisville, KY, and Nashville, TN. M.G. Newell is a full-service distributor and systems integrator of hygienic processing solutions for the food, beverage, dairy, pharmaceutical, and personal care industries. Established in 1885 as a dry goods store, the company has evolved over the years first to a dairy supply business and later to its present structure. The company proudly celebrated its 135th anniversary in 2020. For more information, visit their website at

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