Quincy, Illinois − July 30, 2015: Broadcast Electronics (BE) announced today the appointment of Mr. Tom Beck as President and CEO.
Beck began working at BE in 1995 as an International Sales Assistant and has also held the titles of Government Sales Manager, Manager of Sales Operations, Director of Sales and RF Products and, most recently, Vice President of Sales.
"I am excited about the opportunity in this role for this great company going forward. It has always been an honor and I have always been proud to be a part of BE, as we have supplied our equipment in support of radio broadcasters throughout the world. Radio has the ability to reach people in the most effective manner, whether it's providing entertainment or important information, and with the programming that changes lives for the better. Although BE is an equipment and software provider, I have always felt we play an important role in assisting broadcasters as they provide their content and messages. BE's employees have always taken this seriously; and I look forward to the opportunity of helping to continue this tradition."
Beck is based at BE's headquarters in Quincy, IL.
Tim Bealor will remain with the company in his new role of Director Emeritus.
Established in 1959, BE is the world's leading radio-only equipment manufacturer and currently provides award winning FM and AM transmitters, equipment, AudioVAULT studio automation, Marti Electronics STL and RPU solutions, and Commotion™, a social media, advertising, and listener interactive solutions company.