Hokanson has more than 20 years of experience heading operations in a variety of industries, including printing. He most recently was vice president of engineering services and senior director of global engineering services at Milwaukee-based Brady Corporation.
“We are excited to add Mike to the team,” Mike Dowling, chief executive officer of CL&D Graphics, said in a press release. “His addition will help CL&D achieve its goals going forward.”
CL&D Graphics serves as a printer for consumer products’ packaging in North America.
“CL&D has a great track record of delivering on their value proposition of speed and customer focus,” Hokanson said. “I’m looking forward to serving our customers and growing the company by continuing to emphasize these strengths.”
Hokanson completed a Master of Business Administration degree at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from University of Minnesota – Twin Cities.