M&R Announces New CEO

May 4, 2018

M&R, Roselle, Ill., has announced industry veteran Danny Sweem has been appointed its next chief executive officer.

Sweem will begin his position on June 4. He has served as vice president of Rutland Plastics Technologies and, most recently, was vice president of Nazdar SourceOne’s textile inks business unit, where his responsibilites included the company’s textile ink product portfolio, customer relationships, sales strategies, technical support team and vendor relationships.

Hoffman will continue with M&R as Sweem transitions into his new position with the company.

“It’s exciting to be joining the M&R team,” Sweem says. “Rich and Elizabeth Hoffman have built an amazing company, and I’m honored and grateful for the opportunity to lead this exceptional organization of creative, dedicated and talented people. This is a terrific opportunity that any leader would be pleased to accept.”

Current CEO and M&R founder, Rich Hoffman, welcomes Sweem to the company. “Having held several strategic positions within the screen-printing industry, I am positive that Danny’s vast knowledge and proven growth strategies will be a tremendous asset to M&R’s future growth,” he says. — J.L.