Doherty Welcomes Ben Krakow to Leadership Team

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An Experienced Finance Professional, Krakow will Oversee Departments for Multiple Company Brands

Doherty Staffing Solutions (Doherty), widely recognized as an industry-leading workforce provider of total talent management solutions, has hired Ben Krakow as its new Chief Financial Officer. Krakow will also hold this role with Dahl Consulting, part of the Doherty family of companies.

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Mr. Krakow, who previously held positions including Vice President, Finance Director of Commercial Banking Business Analytics at TCF Bank has over 20 years of experience in the financial sector. In his new role with Doherty, he will lead the development of malleable financial models for forecasting, business case analyses, as well as merger and acquisition strategies for both companies.

"This powerful addition to our leadership team enhances our strategic solutions and strengthens our ability to meet the workforce needs of our customers," noted Tim Doherty, Chairman of Doherty. "Ben Krakow’s comprehensive understanding of the financial industry, coupled with his advanced experience with banking practices and investment strategies for businesses will greatly benefit both our companies."

Mr. Krakow holds a master’s degree in Business Administration, Finance from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota and a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minnesota. He and his wife, Angela, live in Bloomington, Minnesota. In his free time, Mr. Krakow is actively involved with the busy lives of his five high school and college age children and step-children and enjoys golf, travel, and time with family and friends.

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