Pineville, LA: Beta Engineering is pleased to announce that Brad Fontenot is joining our team and furthering our strategic vision as President of Beta Engineering. Brad has held multiple positions within Crest Industries serving as President of two of our sister companies within the Crest Family of Businesses. Brad’s robust leadership training and executive experience in the high voltage industry provide the opportunity to grow our customer’s success and Beta’s reputation as an innovative provider of power delivery solutions.
Brad has an entrepreneurial spirit and is passionate about teamwork and integrity already making him a champion of Beta’s purpose and values. He emphasizes that “building strong teams is the foundation of success and allows us to accomplish more than we ever could as individuals.” His dedication to developing strong teams and turning challenges into successes will allow him to leverage Beta’s already strong foundations to provide unparalleled results for our customers, teams, and communities across the nation.
With a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Louisiana State University, Brad first worked in the specialty chemicals industry where he scaled multiple pilot projects to multi-site, full-scale production operations. In 2017, he transitioned into the electric power delivery industry at Crest Industries, Beta’s operating company, and used these skills and experiences to create processes that improved operations, planning, and quality at DIS-TRAN Packaged Substations.
In his new role as President, Brad will spearhead our executive leadership team and further coach and empower Beta team members to make frontline decisions so they can continue to quickly and easily respond to our customers’ needs and make a powerful difference on each of our projects.