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New Employee Spotlight: Joseph Charleston, Director of Operational Excellence

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July 21, 2022 3:56:40 AM PDT July 21, 2022 3:56:40 AM PDTst, July 21, 2022 3:56:40 AM PDT


MurCal, Inc. Bolsters Customer Service with New Director of Operational Excellence


MurCal, Inc., a distributor of industrial equipment for power-dependent industries, announced that Joseph D. Charleston, BSEE has joined the MurCal team as Director of Operational Excellence.


President Bob Murphy explains that, given its rapid recent growth, “MurCal’s top priority is to refine the processes that ensure customers have a best-in-class experience when working with MurCal. Scaling manufacturing, managing priorities, and hiring the right pieces for engineering are key to capitalizing on our opportunities and rapid growth.”


Mr. Charleston has 25 years of product development experience, with 15 years leading and managing project teams. He most recently served from 2017 - 2021 at Tulsa, Oklahoma’s electronic parts supplier Qual-Tron Inc. as the director of engineering and programs. There, he led a team of engineers in the successful completion of projects with a specific focus on quality and time-to-market improvements. Mr. Charleston spent the three years from 2014 to 2017 at Horizon Solutions LLC, an automation, electrical, industrial, and safety solutions provider. In his role as a service training consultant, he helped companies tackle their process, productivity and product delivery challenges. In the years prior, Charleston was a manufacturing electrical engineer, senior analyst, and entrepreneur.


About MurCal


In 2005, MurCal transitioned from being solely a distributor for FW Murphy, Mfr to become a solver of instrumentation, control, and monitoring problems using reliable & rugged solutions. MurCal now features products from manufacturers like Enovation Controls, Trombetta, FW Murphy Production Controls, CRE, and Blink Marine. These manufacturers provide thousands of products that MurCal integrates to provide solutions that monitor and control engine vital signs: pressure, temperature, level, and overspeed. MurCal also provides state-of-the-art operator interfaces. MurCal’s services range from simple start/stop operations to sophisticated automation systems and custom wire harnessing solutions. For more information, visit the MurCal website.