UNEX Manufacturing names new president

UNEX Manufacturing Inc., a order picking solutions provider based in Lakewood, announced Wednesday that Brian C. Neuwirth has been promoted to president, becoming the company’s third-generation owner.

After 42 years as president, Brian Neuwirth will serve as chairman of the board, allowing Brian C. Neuwirth to take over and manage the day-to-day business.

“It is time to transition the company to the next generation of leadership,” Neuwirth said. “Brian will maintain our current culture that brings outstanding value to our customers and partners. I have confidence that Brian will continue to grow the company and keep up with current technology to ensure that UNEX can better compete in the digital marketplace.”

Neuwirth has more than 15 years of experience in the material handling industry, most recently serving as vice president, sales and marketing at UNEX.