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Charley Hale is CEO of MCE and previously served as Chairman of Liquid Technologies under Frontenac's ownership. Prior to his work with Frontenac, Charley served as CEO and CFO of FCX Performance, an industrial products distributor, which he helped grow from $20mm to $350mm in annual sales under several ownership groups.
MCE is an industrial distributor of branded motion and control systems specializing in connectors, hydraulics and pneumatics.