Charlotte, North Carolina — Murata Machinery USA Inc. officials announce its recent hire of Jerry McCarty, who will join Murata as the West Coast sales manager based out of Southern California. Within his new role, McCarty will work closely with distributors, engineers, and customers to bring a higher level of productivity to the markets that Murata Machinery USA serves.
“Everyone that I have met at Murata Machinery, USA displays an enthusiasm for the technology and a great commitment to our customers,” McCarty says. “I am excited to join the company, and I’m looking forward to a long career of growing Murata’s market share in the Western United States.”
After earning his MBA from Woodbury University, McCarty served in key roles for Fadal Engineering, including vice president of worldwide sales, which allowed him to develop a highly-profitable remanufacturing division. Most recently, McCarty expanded his expertise as the chief operating officer for SMTCL, a large manufacturer of CNC machines, which granted him the opportunity to work with distributors to sell a wide variety of machines including vertical turning centers, horizontal machining centers, and manufacturing cells.
In addition to his work in the machine tool industry, McCarty shows a commitment to social responsibility. He serves as an active member in many charities including one in which he designed a program to train high school students to use machine tools. He was honored for his work in the community by both houses of the California State Legislature and by the County of Los Angeles for his various charitable work.