Mike Olosky adds President as COO at Simpson Manufacturing
PLEASANTON, Calif. – Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc., recently announced the promotion of mike olsky, currently the company’s chief operating officer, to the president and chief operating officer. Following Olosky’s promotion, Karen W. Colonias, who was previously President and Chief Executive Officer, will continue in his role as Chief Executive Officer. Olosky will continue to report to Colonias.
“Mike’s leadership experience, insights, passion and focus have been invaluable in shaping our growth strategy,” said Colonies. “As President and COO, he will continue to lead our market segment initiatives with his operations team while expanding our product portfolio and brand presence globally.”
Olsky joined the company at the end of 2020 as COO, overseeing the day-to-day operations of the company as well as setting and implementing company performance and growth objectives with the management team. Previously, he was at Henkel, holding several leadership positions in sales, R&D and operations, including his most recent position as President of Henkel North America and head of the company’s industrial and electronics division. He also brings over a decade of global management experience in Asia and Europe.
“I am thrilled and honored by this opportunity and look forward to continuing to execute on our long-term strategic plans,” Olosky said. “We have an exceptional team of people at Simpson along with a unique business model and competitive strategy that has served us well for over 65 years. I am confident in our ability to exceed our customers’ expectations as we grow by staying focused on our goals and delivering on our brand promise.