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Chris Larocca Joins OK International as President
Garden Grove, CA — OK International has named Christopher Larocca President, reporting directly to John F. Hartner, President & CEO of Dover Printing & Identification. Larocca assumes the role of President in concurrence with Mark Cowell's retirement from the company, after a 30-year career, including the past eight years as its president. Most recently, Larocca served as Chief Operating Officer at EMCORE Corporation, a publicly held international manufacturer of compound semiconductor-based components and subsystems for the fiber-optic, military/defense and aerospace solar power markets. Prior to EMCORE, Larocca had been Vice President for GELcore LLC, a solid-state lighting joint venture formed between General Electric and EMCORE Corp. Before GELcore, Chris worked for the General Electric Company, Lighting, as the Regional Sales Quality Manager and National Account Manager for Commercial and Industrial Sales. Chris holds an MBA from the University of Southern California and a BS in Civil Engineering from Clemson University. Web:

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