Friday, February 19, 2021


After 18 months in the role of Project Manager he was promoted to Chief Operating Officer. In his new to the company role, he has responsibility for all 9 Centro branches, inventory,shipping/receiving, customer service and pricing. In 5 short years Shane has had significant impact on our company and is leading positive change in our operations that will benefit us in the future.

About Shane:

After joining Centro 5 years ago, Shane led the team that established our Birmingham branch, and he assumed the role of branch manager. In 2019 when the company decided to upgrade our ERP system, Shane volunteered to lead that critical project. He led the successful implementation of the INFOR ERP system in 2019 and 2020.

About Centro:

Centro Inc., founded in Memphis in 1970, is a specialty representative and distributor company focusing on customers in the Industrial Process & Discrete Manufacturing Market. The company serves industrial customers through six product focused divisions:

    • Instrumentation, Measurement & Control Division
    • Valve, Actuation & Engineered Products Division
    • Filtration & Process Systems Division
    • Pump & Seal Division
    • Process Equipment & Sanitary Division
    • Automation & Robotics Division

Centro has experienced significant growth since an ownership change in 2002 and has been recognized by the Memphis Business Journal with a Pacesetter Award. Centro is one of the top 100 Privately Held Businesses in Memphis and was selected by the Memphis Business Journal as Small Business of the Year in 2012.