Hydraulic Press Manufacturer Hires Director of Operations

May 3, 2013
Beckwood Press Company, a leading manufacturer of custom hydraulic presses & automation systems, announced today it has hired Richard Wilhelm to the position of Director of Operations.

Beckwood Press Company, a leading manufacturer of custom hydraulic presses & automation systems, announced today it has hired Richard Wilhelm to the position of Director of Operations.

Mr. Wilhelm, who holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan State University, and an MBA from Washington University Graduate School of Business, has over 25 years of experience directing industrial manufacturing operations.  Mr. Wilhelm will lend his knowledge and support on company operations while championing advanced production methods & innovative technology.  In his executive role, Mr. Wilhelm will oversee all aspects of engineering, production and customer service & support for all Beckwood products & services.

Prior to Beckwood, Wilhelm held the position of Director of Operations & Engineering for Tech Electronics (St. Louis, MO) where he held complete responsibility for planning, organizing, controlling & overall management of Engineers, Project Managers & Field Operations Personnel.

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