President and Chief Executive Officer
Karl originally began his career with Beier Radio, now Beier Integrated Systems, over 50 years ago, when the Company had a total of five employees. By 1975, he became the Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, growing the total employee count to 100+, building the sales team to 12 sales personnel, the service team to 60+ technicians, and establishing 13 service outlets along the Gulf Coast.
Throughout his career with Beier Integrated Systems, Karl has orchestrated numerous business acquisitions and expansions, promoted innovation and product diversification and has fostered key business relationships that still exist today. He has served on various boards, including the National Marine Electronics Association and the Offshore Marine Service Association.
Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President
Ben, a US Navy Veteran, has over 30 years of experience in the marine and energy service industry. Has served multiple roles at Beier Radio throughout the years and was appointed Vice President and Chief Operating Officer in July of 2012. Before that time, he worked 11 years for a publicly traded marine transportation company as their Vice President of Operations.
Vice President Engineering
David holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Louisiana State University, has 30 Hours of Graduate School Credit in the Doctor of Engineering Program, LA Tech University and 25 plus years of experience in the Marine Automation field as engineer.
Chief Financial Officer
Laura is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in Louisiana with 30 years of experience. Upon graduating from the University of New Orleans, she started her career in public accounting with Ernst & Young specializing in federal and state taxation. She spent 14 years with EY mostly serving publicly traded Companies focused in the energy industry. In 2006, she accepted a position as Controller for privately owned multi-faceted business enterprises handling all accounting, tax and personal financial consulting for the businesses and owners. She joined Beier Radio in February, 2014 serving as our Chief Financial Officer and Chief Officer of Administration.
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