HEBRON, Ohio, Dec. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MPW Industrial Services has named Jared Black president, effective immediately. With oversight responsibility of all businesses and staff functions, Black will report to Monte Black, chairman, chief executive officer and founder of the company.
Jared Black, who has been with the organization for more than 11 years, was named general manager of the company's industrial water business in 2008 and has also served as general manager of fabrication and engineering since 2011.
"Under Jared's leadership, our Industrial Water Division has grown significantly and today is recognized as a North American leader in providing customized water solutions to industry," said Monte Black. "Jared has distinguished himself in a variety of roles at MPW, including the planning and development of our new water regeneration plant in South Carolina and our new engineering and technology building, both of which are scheduled to open next year. Jared possesses the leadership skills that will help our company to continue growing and thriving."
Jared Black is a 2004 graduate of Ohio University, where he earned a bachelor's degree in business.
In other management news, Jim Neville was named executive vice president of sales and marketing, a new position for MPW. Neville has been with MPW since 2002, starting as general manager of its Container Management Division.
"Jim has worked cross functionally with all MPW operating divisions in his long career here, and his knowledge of the business will be an asset as Jim spearheads our sales and marketing efforts for both geographic expansion and aggressive sales growth," said Monte Black.
A 1981 graduate of Penn State University, Neville studied international graduate business management at Insead University in Fountainebleau, France. Neville joined MPW from the Delco Chassis Division of General Motors.
With nearly 3,000 employees and 72 locations in the United States and Canada, MPW Industrial Services provides industrial cleaning, water purification, facility management and environmental management services to customers in the power generation, primary metals, chemicals, refining, oil and gas, automotive, food and beverage and pulp and paper industries. MPW's headquarters are in Hebron, Ohio. www.mpwservices.com
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