MILWAUKEE, Aug. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Brady Corporation (NYSE: BRC) (“Brady” or “Company”), a global leader in identification solutions, today announced the appointment of Olivier Bojarski to the position of from President – Identification Solutions, effective August 25, 2022. Mr. Bojarski will report to Brady President and Chief Executive Officer Russell Shaller and lead the company‘s largest global division with net sales for fiscal year 2021 d approximately $841.5 million.
Mr. Bojarski joins Brady from Belden Incorporated, where he served as executive vice president of the broadband and 5G business with global responsibility for connectivity and cable solutions sold in the wired and wireless broadband markets. . While at Belden, he also served as President of Thinklogical, a supplier of high-performance switches for commercial and military applications, as well as Vice President and General Manager of the EMEA Smart Buildings business with responsibility for networking solutions in data centers. , commercial buildings and the contractor market. Prior to joining Belden in 2016, he was Managing Director of a business unit comprised of three global infrastructure companies within the electrification division of ABB Ltd. Prior to joining ABB Ltd., Mr. Bojarski held several positions of increasing responsibility with Panduit Corporation. Mr. Bojarski holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a master’s degree in business administration from Georgia State University.
“Olivier brings extensive global expertise and leadership experience as well as a track record of success in growing top line and bottom line,” Mr. Shaller said. “His strong technical and international experience is a great addition to the Brady team as we execute our growth strategy in identification solutions.
“Brady’s Identification Solutions business is an industry leader with innovative security and identification products and an excellent team of dedicated and talented professionals,” said Mr. Bojarski. “I look forward to working with the Brady team to exceed our customers’ expectations and continue to drive future growth.”
Brady Corporation is a global manufacturer and marketer of comprehensive solutions that identify and protect people, products and places. Brady’s products help customers increase safety, security, productivity and performance and include high performance labels, signs, security devices, printing systems and software. Founded in 1914, the company has a diverse customer base in electronics, telecommunications, manufacturing, electrical, construction, medical, aerospace and various other industries. Brady is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and, as of July 31, 2021, employed approximately 5,700 people in its global operations. Brady’s sales for fiscal 2021 were approximately $1.14 billion. Brady’s shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol BRC. More information is available at www.bradyid.com.
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