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In Memory: Motion Industries president Tim Breen dies at 58

Issue: October 2018
Tim Breen, Motion Industries Inc.

Tim Breen, president and CEO of Motion Industries Inc., died on Aug. 18 after a battle with cancer. He was 58. 

Breen began his career with Berry Bearing Co. in 1982 as a sales representative, and he continued to advance through the ranks as the company joined forces with Birmingham, Ala.-based Motion Industries in 1993.

Motion Industries is a distributor of maintenance, repair and operation (MRO) replacement parts and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Co.

In his memory, his family suggests that people donate to organizations that help support cancer victims and their families.