M&R has announced the appointment of Danny Sweem as the company’s new chief executive officer, effective 4 June, 2018.

Previously, Sweem has served as vice president of Rutland Plastics Technologies and, most recently, as vice president of Nazdar SourceOne’s Textile Inks Business Unit where his responsibilities included Nazdar SourceOne’s textile ink product portfolio, customer relationships, sales strategies, technical support team, and vendor relationships.

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

CEO and M&R founder, Rich Hoffman, commented: “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.”

Rich will continue in his current role with M&R as Sweem transitions into his new position with the company.