mike stefaniak

chief strategy officer & partner
Mike helps clients solve their most complex challenges via elegant, well-grounded and effective strategies.

Over his 29-year career, he’s led more than 125 branding engagements for a wide range of BtoC and BtoB organizations, products and services.

Clients include KEEN Utility, Creminelli Fine Meats, Grand America Hotels and Resorts, Medical College of Wisconsin, Stanley PMI, Wolverine Footwear, Children’s Wisconsin, Outdoor Industry Association, VISIT Milwaukee, Green Gobbler, NOW Vitamins, Milliman IntelliScript and Brady Corporation.

In his role, Mike also oversees Hanson Dodge’s Brand Engagement practice: a talented team of strategists and implementers in media, digital marketing, eCommerce, analytics and brand strategy.

Mike and his wife have two kids in their 20s, and are avid runners and music enthusiasts. While he’s generally affable and accessible, it’s best not to attempt contact during Seton Hall basketball and Green Bay Packer football games.