Leadership

Management Team

Frank J. Krejci President And Chief Executive Officer

Frank J. Krejci

President and Chief Executive Officer

Frank J. Krejci was named STRATTEC’s President in 2010, and was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer in 2012. Prior to STRATTEC, Krejci was President of The Custom Shoppe, a manufacturer of custom furniture. He also held leadership roles at WITECH and Briggs & Stratton.

Krejci holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science degree in Administrative Sciences from Yale University.

 

Patrick J. Hansen Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer And Secretary

Dennis P. Bowe

Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Dennis P. Bowe joined STRATTEC in September 2022 as Vice President, Chief Financial Officer. Prior to STRATTEC, Bowe was the Global Commercial Finance Director for Harley-Davidson Motor Company where he spent 10 years in senior finance roles. Additionally, he worked 13 years in the auto industry for Ford Motor Company and Mazda Motor Company in the areas of Mergers & Acquisitions, Product Development and Marketing & Sales. 

Bowe holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Business from Hillsdale College. He also sits on the Board of Directors of Broadscope Disability Services in Greenfield, Wisconsin. 

 

Rolando J. Guillot Senior Vice President, Operations

Rolando J. Guillot

Senior Vice President, Operations

Rolando J. Guillot is the Senior Vice President, Operations since March, 2017. Previously Guillot served as Vice President of Mexican Operations, General Manager of Mexican Operations and Plant Manager of STRATTEC de Mexico.

 

Richard P. Messina Vice President Of Global Sales And Access Control Products

Richard P. Messina

Vice President, Global Engineering and Purchasing

Richard P. Messina is the Vice President of STRATTEC's Global Engineering and Purchasing since October, 2019. Previously, Rich was VP of STRATTEC's Global Sales and Access Control Products Engineering since August, 2013. He is a member of the management team of Vehicle Access Systems Technology LLC (VAST), a joint venture entered into by STRATTEC with two partners, since August, 2013.  He first joined STRATTEC in 2008 as the Vice President of STRATTEC Power Access when STRATTEC and WITTE jointly acquired the Power Products group from Delphi Automotive Systems.  Prior to STRATTEC, Messina was the Chief Engineer of Delphi Power Products and held several leadership roles within Delphi.

Messina holds an MBA from Oakland University and Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Kettering University (formerly GMI Engineering & Management Institute).
 

Al H. Hamdan Vice President, Product Management

Al H. Hamdan

Vice President, Global Sales and Product Management

Al H. Hamdan joined STRATTEC in March 2017 and added the responsibility for global sales in October 2019. Prior to STRATTEC, Hamdan was Vice president of Global Marketing & Product Management for the Industrial Power Tools Division of Apex Tool Group. He also held various leadership roles in General Management, Strategy and Business Development, Sales & Marketing, and Engineering with Actuant Corp, Pentair Water and Rockwell Automation.

Hamdan holds an MBA and a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He also sits on the Board of Directors of Spaulding Medical in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin. 


Board of Directors

Harold M. Stratton Ii Chairman of The Board Strattec Security Corporation

Harold M. Stratton II

Chairman of The Board STRATTEC Security Corporation

Harold M. Stratton has been the Chairman of the Board of Directors of STRATTEC since February 1999. Previously Mr. Stratton has served as Chief Executive Officer of STRATTEC from February 1999 until August 2012, President of STRATTEC from October 2004 to December 2009, and President and Chief Executive Officer of STRATTEC from February 1995 to February 1999. Mr. Stratton is also a director of Twin Disc Inc.


Frank J. Krejci President and Chief Executive Officer

Frank J. Krejci

President and Chief Executive Officer

Frank J. Krejci is part of the Leadership Team and the Board of Directors. Krejci was named STRATTEC’s President in 2010, and was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer in 2012. Prior to STRATTEC, Krejci was President of The Custom Shoppe, which manufactures custom furniture. He has been a part of leadership roles at WITECH and Briggs & Stratton.

Krejci holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science degree in Administrative Sciences from Yale University.


Thomas W. Florsheim, Jr. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Of Weyco Group, Inc., Director Of Weyco Group, Inc.

Thomas W. Florsheim, Jr.

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Of Weyco Group, Inc., Director Of Weyco Group, Inc.

Thomas W. Florsheim has served as the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of the Weyco Group, Inc., a men's footwear provider, since 2002. Prior to that, Mr. Florsheim was President and Chief Executive Officer of the Weyco Group, Inc. from 1999 to 2002, President and Chief Operating Officer from 1996 to 1999, and Vice President from 1988 to 1996.
 


Michael J. Koss Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Of Koss Corporation; Director Of Koss Corporation

Michael J. Koss

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Of Koss Corporation; Director Of Koss Corporation

Michael J. Koss currently serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Koss Corporation, a leading manufacturer and marketer of high fidelity stereophones for the international consumer electronics market, since 1989. Mr. Koss also serves as the Director and Chairman of the Board of Koss Corporation.


David R. Zimmer Managing Partner of Stonebridge Business Partners

David R. Zimmer

Managing Partner of Stonebridge Business Partners

David R. Zimmer is a retired managing partner and co-founder of Stonebridge Equity LLC, a leading provider of consulting services and financing strategies primarily to automotive-related manufacturing businesses seeking to develop and complement growth plans, strategic partnerships with foreign companies and merger and acquisition strategies. 


Tina Chang

CEO of SysLogic

Tina Chang maintains a strong background in business leadership and technology innovation. She is the current CEO of SysLogic, and has been dedicated to the community through her leadership and board responsibilities with Alverno College, Ascension Healthcare Wisconsin, MMAC, Milwaukee Public Schools Foundation, Teach for America, WCBA, The United Performing Arts Fund, United Way, Wisconsin Policy Forum and the YMCA-Metro Milwaukee. Since joining SysLogic in 1996, Tina has spun off two technology start-ups SysSpark, LLC, and Cyberspect, LLC.