August 31, 2006 -- Copper and fiber-optic cabling technology provider Berk-Tek, a Nexans company, has announced the hiring of Beau Gabriel as the company's regional sales manager for the central U.S. states.
Reporting to Paul Trunk, Berk-Tek's senior vice president of sales and marketing, the company reports that Gabriel is responsible for establishing and meeting sales goals and objectives in the region through direct sales, reps, and distribution. He will work out of his Schaumburg, Illinois office.
"Beau brings a wide variety of experience in the realm of electronic components," says Trunk. "Combining his technical expertise with his reputable customer relations, he will be an asset to our sales team."
Before joining Berk-Tek, Gabriel spent 10 years at FCI USA, Inc., a manufacturer of electronic and electrical connectors for automotive, telecom, industrial, data, consumer, and energy markets. Most recently, he was that company's senior account/territory manager. He has also held a variety of technical and sales positions at Andrew Corp. and Cinch connectors. He received his MBA from Illinois' Roosevelt University and a Bachelor's degree in electronics engineering technology from DeVry University in Chicago.