Vice President of Sales & Creative Technical Solutions
Drew Welton is the Vice President of Sales & Creative Technical Solutions for Beckwith Electric. Mr. Welton provides strategic leadership to the sales management team as well as creative technical solutions to Beckwith’s customers. Mr. Welton joined Beckwith Electric in 2016 as Director of Sales to provide strategic sales leadership and to further develop and execute sales channels.
Previously, Mr. Welton was the North American Regional Manager for OMICRON starting in 1997. Prior to his career with OMICRON, Drew was a Regional Sales Manager with Beckwith Electric, and also served as National Sales Director for Substation Automation with AREVA T&D.
Mr. Welton has written numerous articles on substation maintenance testing, and has conducted numerous training sessions for substation technicians and engineers at utilities and universities both globally and across North America. He is a 20+ year Senior Member of IEEE-PES, IAS, Standards Association, and active member of the IEEE Transformers Committee. He was also a previous contributor to a number of PSRC working groups.
He is a Graduate of Fort Lewis College, Durango, CO, with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration.