Luke Kroening has joined as operations manager of paint production in Wausau, Wisconsin.

Drawing from 25 years of industry experience, Kroening manages paint production, application, and operation. This includes liquid, powder, and specialty coatings, such as textured terra cotta and spatter coat finishes for aluminum, packaging, and crating.

He previously worked at Wausau Window and Wall Systems, where Kroening most recently served as the manufacturing manager.

Headquartered in Wisconsin, Linetec is a brand of Apogee Enterprises and the nation’s largest finishing services provider for architectural aluminum products. It offers a single-source solution for paint coatings, anodizing, specialty finishes, and value-added services.