Chief Technology Officer
Craig Hafner is the Chief Technology Officer for JLS. Craig reports to the President/COO and is responsible for the design of JLS equipment. In addition, Craig is part of the team responsible for JLS technology planning and development.
Prior to joining JLS in August 2001, Craig was a member of the engineering team at Ward Machinery of Baltimore, MD. During his years with Ward, Craig designed high speed rotary equipment for the corrugated industry. He also oversaw and developed all servo drive applications for the company.
Craig graduated with distinction from Virginia Polytechnic Institute in Blacksburg, VA, having earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering. In his spare time, Craig enjoys being outdoors. He has one child with his wife, Shelagh.
Director of Business Development
Gary manages our Integrated Systems Group and leads us in exploring new markets and product development opportunities. Prior to joining JLS, Gary served as President and VP Engineering at Bradman Lake Group in addition to spending time as an industry consultant.
Gary graduated from UNC-Charlotte with a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering and holds an MBA Degree from Liberty University. He and his family reside in Charlotte, NC.