Press Releases and Notifications
Candidates Nominated for Director Elections
Posted 3/25/10 (Thu)
The 2010 Nominating Committee of BEK Communications Cooperative met on Wednesday, February 24, 2010 to nominate members of the cooperative to run for the Board of Directors for District I, District III and District IV. The election of directors is an integral part of BEK Communications Cooperative’s Annual Meeting. Each year the member-owners of the cooperative elect directors to three-year terms.
The 2010 Nominating Committee, consisting of seven members appointed by the Board of Directors, made the following nominations:
(McKenzie, Regan, Sterling, Wilton and Wing)
Richard Hausauer, Wilton (incumbent)
Dennis Benz, Moffit
· District II
(Pettibone, Robinson, Steele, Tappen and Tuttle)
No election in 2010
· District III
(Hazelton, Kintyre, Linton and Strasburg)
Michael Wickenheiser, Linton (incumbent)
Vickie Martin, Linton
· District IV
(Lehr, Napoleon, Wishek and Zeeland)
William (Bill) Becker, Wishek (incumbent)
Serving on the 2010 Nominating Committee of BEK Communications Cooperative are Steve T. Fettig, Wishek; Peggy Welder, Napoleon; Ronald Volk, Strasburg; LaVerne Rachel, Wing; Quirina Schmidt; Menoken, MaryAnn Gefroh, Linton and Wes Mastel, Hague.
The Annual Meeting of the BEK Communications Cooperative will be held on Thursday,
June 10, 2010 at the Steele-Dawson School in Steele, N.D.
BEK Communications, a leader in residential communications services and business solutions, is committed to delivering cutting-edge, advanced services and technologies to its customers.
BEK’s reputation of being a market leader is demonstrated by the early adoption of high-speed Internet technology with nearly 100% of BEK’s lines being broadband capable. BEK was first in the state to deploy fiber to the home in rural areas and one of the first in the state to offer Digital TV. BEK has the vision to plan for future services such as the acquisition of wireless licenses and by expanding its technological network and digital voice solutions to the business market in the upper Midwest.
BEK Communications has been providing innovative technologies and highly responsive local support to its membership in Burleigh, Emmons, Kidder, Logan, McLean, and McIntosh counties since 1952.