Hennen is based at the company’s headquarters in Burlington and reports to Tony Besasie, president.
Hennen brings to Cannella more than 25 years of experience with service, manufacturing and public accounting organizations, including both entrepreneurial start-ups and large multi-national companies.
“Michael’s broad range of experience and track record of success made him an ideal choice to oversee the financial operations of our company as our business continues to expand and grow,” Besasie said. “Mike’s acumen will ensure that we will manage this growth efficiently and intelligently.”
Before joining Cannella, Hennen was a consultant at Jefferson Wells, a Milwaukee-based global professional services firm delivering risk advisory, tax, and finance and accounting services to Fortune 500, FTSE 350 and Global 1000 companies.
Previously, Hennen was executive vice president and controller at NOVO 1 Inc. Hennen also served as vice president and controller for Sensient Technologies Corp. in Milwaukee.