Shopko Optical names new CEO

News Graphic Staff

Oct. 29, 2019

GREEN BAY, WI — Shopko Optical has named Russ Steinhorst as its chief executive officer.

Steinhorst joined Shopko Stores Operating Co. in January 2009 as vice president, controller and held the positions of senior vice president, finance, CFO and most recently, CEO. He previously served as Chief Financial Officer at Hudson Sharp Machine Co. and O’Sullivan Industries.

The Mequon Shopko Optical is located at 10996 N. Port Washington Road.

“Russ was a natural selection for this role,” said Ian Glastein, chairman of the board of Shopko Optical and Principal of Monarch Alternative Capital. “He brings a wealth of experience that includes a deep understanding of the business, industry and the markets in which we operate.”