M.G. Newell is Honored with United Way Spirit of North Carolina Award

Greensboro, NC, May 3rd, 2024 – United Way of Greater Greensboro announced today that M.G. Newell has been awarded the 2023 Spirit of North Carolina Award. M.G. Newell has modeled a dedication to community service through their fundraising, volunteer, and advocacy efforts.

To learn more, check out the full press release: MGN receives United Way Spirit of NC Award May 2024


On March 21st, MG Newell’s Gray Sherrill hosted SFPA board members to the company’s Greensboro, NC facility for a recap of the association’s 2023 convention and to look ahead at the upcoming convention in Charleston, SC.

To learn more, check out the full press release: SFPA Board Meets In Greensboro. 


Service Anniversaries

Congratulations to the following associates celebrating service anniversaries in May: 

  • Don Byram - 33 years
  • Julie Hart - 28 years
  • Dave Johnson - 24 years
  • Susan Spraker - 20 years
  • Steve Glass - 19 years
  • Joseph Graf - 1 year
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M.G. Newell is pleased to announce that Brian Jones has been named as the new Vice-President of Engineering for M.G. Newell, effective immediately.  In this role, Brian will report to Michael Sherrill, CEO of M.G. Newell.

Brian brings over 28 years of extensive experience in process and project management, automation, and team leadership to his new role.  Prior to M.G. Newell, Brian worked for Gilbarco, Inc. as their Vice-President of Global Forecourt Engineering.  While at Gilbarco, Brian led global, multi-geographic teams that focused on growth, product development and process improvement.  Brian also brings experience in Electrical Engineering, Controls and System Integration.

Brian graduated with an MBA from Elon University and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from N.C. State University.  Brian is also a Licensed Professional Engineer (North Carolina).

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M.G. Newell has received the Platinum Safety Award.

This award is presented to companies who score between 95-100 on the Safety Assessment administered by Highwire.

"Management systems are critical to any company's ability to deliver successful outcomes and, most importantly, to keep their employees safe. M.G. Newell has done a remarkable job implementing a strong safety management system resulting in exceptional safety performance and results," - David Tibbetts, CSP, Highwire’s Chief Safety Officer.

To learn more, check out the full press release: Press Release Award M.G. Newell 2024 


M.G. Newell expands it's Greensboro, N.C. Footprint

M.G. Newell Corporation, a distributor and full-service systems integrator of hygienic processing solutions, has opened a second location in Greensboro.  The new location at 7004 Cessna Drive will house the Greensboro Division and the Newell Automation Division.   The 40,400 sq ft of additional space includes 17,700 sq ft of skid fabrication and testing space as well as 5300 sq ft for their UL508A Certified panel shop.

To learn more about our new building please click here.

United Way Spirit Award

We are honored to receive the N.C. Spirit Award for 2019 from the United Way of Greater Greensboro.  We have been a long-time supporter of United Way in our community.

Pictured (L to R) - Charles Gray - United Way, Jared Spruill, Lindsay Taylor, Jaime Oyola and Crystal Beaven - all with M.G. Newell

United Way Spirit Award

M.G. Newell is pleased to announce that our Nashville office is now a SPX Flow Certified Service and Repair Center.  In joining our Greensboro and Louisville offices, they can perform pump and valve repair in house on most Waukesha and APV products.

To learn more contact us or click on our Service/Calibration and Maintenance tab.

United Way Spirit Award

M.G. Newell was awarded the Pioneer Award by SPX Flow at their annual distributor awards dinner. The Pioneer Award is given to the distributor that succeeded in the most sales growth across all brands and lines. We are so thankful to be recognized for our partnership with SPX Flow!

Pictured (L to R) - Rudy Calderon - VP of Sales, SPX Americas; Robbie Roof - GM of MGN Nashville division; David Brink - VP and GM of MGN Louisville division; Gray Sherrill - VP and GM of MGN Greensboro division; Michael Sherrill - President of MGN; Dwight Gibson - President, Food and Beverage Global SPX

Lamar Atwood

We are proud to announce that Lamar Atwood has been certified as a Level 1 CCST.

ISA's Certified Control System Technician® (CCST®) Program provides a non-biased, third-party, objective assessment and confirmation of a technician's skills. CCSTs are skilled in pneumatic, mechanical, and electronic instrumentation. They understand process control loops and process control systems, including computer based systems.

ISA's three levels of CCST certification require differing degrees of technical experience, education, and training with CCST Level 3 requiring the most.

Newell Automation is pleased to announce that we are now a Certified Integrator for Inductive Automation. Ignition is a powerful industrial software platform built for SCADA, MES & IIoT applications and is used by nearly 45% of Fortune 100 companies.

What happens when an M.G. Newell engineer and welder who love beer are asked to enter a bird house competition?  A bird house brew house, of course!  The event was a fundraiser for WingHaven in Charlotte, NC and was commissioned by our customer ABV Brewing in Charlotte, NC.  To see it in person, stop by their brewery and visit their beer garden!

We are pleased to announce that M.G. Newell is now a member of Control System Integrators Association. CSIA seeks to advance the industry of control system integration. Members share industry expertise and best practices.

We are pleased to be named a Rockwell Automation Recognized System Integrator.  Rockwell chooses proven, trusted and established companies that offer demonstrated knowledge and experience in design, implementation, project management and maintenance of industrial control systems.

M.G. Newell is pleased to announce that we are now a UL-508A certified panel shop!

Congratulations to our entire staff of Controls and Automation engineers and technicians on this milestone achievement!

M.G. Newell was featured as the cover story in the May 6th, 2016 issue of the Triad Business Journal.

Click here to read the article