Industry supplier the Jones Family of Companies, based in Humboldt, Tennessee, has tapped Thorne Barbour as manager of human resources.
Barbour, who has spent nearly 30 years in the HR field, most recently was the HR manager for Dura Automotive Systems. He has spent all of his career in Tennessee and most of that time in manufacturing.
“I was attracted to Jones because of its longevity, values system and reputation in the community,” Barbour said. “I’ve never heard a negative comment about this company. Everyone here is part of the Jones family. You are made to feel included from day one.”
“I look forward to being part of the continued growth of the Jones Family of Companies,” he continued. “It’s an exciting time around here with our expansions and plans for future growth. Being able to be a part of the planning and staffing for these areas is exciting in the world of human resources.”