April 25, 2013
Beckwood Press Co., St. Louis, Mo., a manufacturer of custom hydraulic presses and automation systems, has hired Richard Wilhelm as director of operations. He oversees all aspects of engineering, production, and customer service and support for the company's products and services.
Wilhelm, who previously served as director of operations and engineering for Tech Electronics, has more than 25 years of experience directing industrial manufacturing operations. He has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Michigan State University and an MBA from Washington University Graduate School of Business.