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Kevin Gerrish, Vice President of Operations for Beckwith Electric, Named to Bay Area Manufacturers Association (BAMA) Board of Directors

Kevin Gerrish, Vice President of Operations for Beckwith Electric

Largo, Florida – September 15, 2020 – Beckwith Electric announced today that Kevin Gerrish has been appointed to the Bay Area Manufacturers Association Board of Directors.

BAMA’s primary purpose is to support manufacturers and promote economic development through manufacturing in the Tampa Bay Region. BAMA provides an environment that allows members an opportunity to reach out into the community.  BAMA provides a forum to exchange ideas or share “best practice” information, network with colleagues, learn about manufacturing related topics through our educational programs and tours, and supports Scholarship and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) programs.

Kevin joins BAMA with over 30 years of experience in engineering, operations, and general management. Kevin has held the role of Vice President of Operations for Beckwith Electric since 2014. He provides leadership over manufacturing, quality, planning, purchasing, receiving, assembly, test, shipping, and facilities management.

About Beckwith Electric

Founded in 1967, Beckwith Electric introduced the first solid state tapchanger control in 1968, and was the first to develop the microprocessor protective relay in 1981. Today, Beckwith Electric has thousands of protection and control units in service worldwide, with a reputation for cutting-edge technology, defined by its customers and refined by Beckwith. This success starts with Beckwith Electric Employees and their commitment to quality in the products, all 100% designed and manufactured in Largo, Florida, U.S.A.

Beckwith’s field-proven smart distribution automation controls for transformers, regulators and capacitor banks incorporate unique control strategies, advanced microprocessor architecture and cyber security compliant communications. Power systems protection solutions include generator, transformer, feeder, recloser and distributed generation applications. Specialized synchronizing and motor bus transfer systems are also offered.

Beckwith Electric’s customers include power utilities, heavy industrial and large institutional markets, and their consultants.

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For more information, contact:

Beckwith Electric Communications
(727) 544-2326


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September 15, 2020