Renold Jeffrey, Morristown, Tenn., manufacturer of industrial chain products, appointed Tommy Robinson vice president of sales and marketing. He will report to president George Graham.

Robinson has many years experience in industrial products. He joined Renold Jeffrey in 2003 as a regional sales manager where he led a team that increased business in the southern region by more than 35%. He has been actively involved in the introduction of several new products, including Synergy chain, Syno chain for lube-free applications, and Hydro-Service chain for wet and washdown conditions.

Before joining Renold Jeffrey, Robinson served as marketing product manager and then national sales manager for Renold Power Transmission Corp. Previously he held sales and product development and applications engineering positions with the Dodge and Reliance Electric divisions of Rockwell Automation.