Remke Industries is pleased to introduce Jim Alton as its new Vice President of Operations. He will be responsible for the personnel and day-to-day functions of manufacturing, engineering, purchasing, accounting, and customer service at Remke.
Alton has extensive experience working with manufacturers and distributors in the electrical industry. Throughout his career, he has focused on strategy and leadership in sales, operations, and management with industry leaders including Omni Cable, Consolidated Electrical Distributors, Standard Electric Supply, and Richards Electric Supply. Alton was also an owner/partner at Advanced Industrial Marketing, an Indiana manufacturers rep firm.
“Jim brings to Remke a wealth of experience including strategy development and execution, operations management, forecasting and quality control – all of which are critical to the future growth of our company,” said Mark Sweeney, President/COO of Remke. “Jim’s experience, enthusiasm and knowledge are vitally important to his role in providing the necessary planning, organization, direction, control and coordination to meet production goals. We look forward to the growth that Jim and his team in our two suburban Chicago facilities will accomplish together.”