Motion Industries Inc. (, a leading distributor of maintenance, repair, and operation replacement parts and a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company, has promoted N. Joe Limbaugh to the position of Senior Vice President of Supply Chain, Operations Support and Marketing.

Limbaugh began his career in 1983 in Bourbonnais, Ill., in an entry level position with Berry Bearing Co., which was later acquired by Motion Industries. In 1989, he relocated to Peoria, Ill., where he continued to achieve higher levels of success working as Operations Manager, Branch Manager, and then Corporate Sales Manager.

In 2007, Limbaugh accepted the position of Vice President General Manager of the Birmingham (AL) division. He returned to Chicago in 2009 to assume the role of Vice President General Manager of the Chicago division. In 2013, Limbaugh returned to Motion’s Birmingham headquarters as VP of Operations, Distribution and Properties.