LA-CO Industries, Inc./Markal Company recently welcomed George Bowman as the company’s new president, according to Dan Kleiman, chief executive officer, LA-CO/Markal. Bowman joined LA-CO after the retirement of recent president John Hardin.
In his new role, Bowman will help redefine LA-CO’s future business plans to ensure the company’s growth and success in 2012 and beyond. His responsibilities include collaborating with customers to develop product innovations, building relationships between LA-CO’s product engineers, customers and suppliers, and providing strong leadership to all employees at LA-CO/Markal.
"George is a proven leader in business, and we’re thrilled to welcome him to LA-CO/Markal," noted Kleiman. “While John’s retirement is bittersweet for our team, George’s extensive experience coupled with his enthusiasm for the industry makes him the perfect fit for this role, and we believe that he’ll help steer the company into a future of continued growth and success.”