Hunter Industries Announces Two Executive Level Promotions

Greg Hunter named chief operating officer, Gene Smith named vice president of marketing.

Greg Hunter has been promoted to chief operating officer of Hunter Industries. In this expanded role, Greg is responsible for executing company strategy and optimizing the day-to-day operations for all Hunter business units. He will also oversee the Hunter Executive Leadership Team that maintains a core focus on quality, innovation and responsible resource management.

Gene Smith, Hunter's current director of marketing for commercial and residential irrigation, has been selected to replace Hunter as the company's new vice president of marketing. Smith assumes the position after 12 years at Hunter, in which he has held leadership positions in engineering, product management and marketing.