Mark Mikolajczyk – President

Mark Mikolajczyk is President of Craig Technologies Aerospace Solutions (CTAS), a division of Craig Technologies (Craig). Mr. Mikolajczyk is responsible for the growth, development and operations of CTAS and its Aerospace and Defense Manufacturing Center to include executive management support as it relates to operations, marketing, strategy, finance, creation of company culture, human resources, media/press, and business development.

Mark joined Craig in January of 2012. Prior to joining, he worked in various production, operations and management leadership roles for 29 years with the Gannett, Co, Inc., a leading international media and marketing solutions company.

Mark was most recently President and Publisher of FLORIDA TODAY Communications, the leading newspaper and digital publishing company in Brevard County, Florida. He also held oversight responsibility for Gannett’s newspaper media companies in Ft. Myers, FL, Tallahassee, FL, Greenville, SC, and Asheville, NC.

From 1997-2005, as Senior VP/Operations for Gannett’s US Community publishing group, he was responsible for the capital rebuilding program of over 30 multi-million dollar newspaper manufacturing plant designs and new and existing facility projects totaling over $500 million.

In April 2010, he was awarded the prestigious Isaiah Thomas Award from the Rochester Institute of Technology for his outstanding contributions to news media publishing.

He was born in Cleveland, Ohio and graduated from the Rochester (NY) Institute of Technology with a BS in Printing Management and Technology.

Mr. Mikolajczyk serves as Immediate past board chair of the Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast. Additionally, he is past Chair of the Brevard County United Way and served as its 2009 Campaign Chair. He is also a board member of the FLORIDA TODAY Reaching Out Book and Toy fund and Candlelighters.

In 2012, he was recognized as the Boy Scouts of Central Florida’s Golden Eagle honoree.