Kramer Electronics has appointed a new CEO for its US sales office. Effective May 1, Steve Biegacki replaced Dave Bright, who announced his retirement in August 2015. Bright is staying on as acting Chairman of the Board until his actual retirement at the end of 2016.
“I am thrilled to be joining Kramer at this exciting and pivotal moment in both the industry and the company,” said Biegacki. “The game is changing once again, and Kramer is right on the edge both technologically and in its vision for the future leveraging the IT convergence of [commercial] AV.”
Before joining Kramer, Biegacki served as Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing at Belden. During his eight-year tenure with the company, he contributed significantly to improving sales and marketing processes, including leading the creation of the Belden Market Delivery System and driving profitable revenue growth.
Biegacki began his career at Rockwell Automation (formerly Allen-Bradley) in 1978. Throughout his nearly 30 years at Rockwell, Biegacki held various positions in sales and marketing management. As Vice President of Marketing, he led the globalization of Rockwell Automation’s marketing function, provided leadership in defining targeted customer segments and worked to align the product portfolio with customer needs.