Pewaukee-based Trico provides total lubrication management services and products for industrial equipment.
Jung will help lead Trico's strategic planning, setting a vision and exploring market expansion opportunities. He will also be responsible for executing the initiatives outlines in the corporate strategic plan.
Jung earned a bachelor's in production and operations management at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He previously served as director of operations at Trico, where he oversaw manufacturing operations. Jung also led the restructuring of the organization to become a customer-focused team organization.
"Jim grew up with the Trico business working in production and operations. He has been a key contributor to the growth and success of Trico for several years," said Robert Jung, CEO, president and third generation family member. "He has an intuitive business sense and a strong dedication to upholding Trico's vision and values and is committed to the long-term growth of this fourth generation company. Jim and I have always worked well together and I am looking forward to watching him continue to grow in all areas of the business."