Ernie Beckman, Vice President of Business Development- On October 1, 2018 Ernie Beckman joined the National Foodworks team to focus on Business Development, which includes finding new clients, growing existing relationships and new product/line development.
Ernie comes to National Foodworks Services with a successful entrepreneurial background. Mr. Beckman entered the small business world in 1999 when he was brought into a small off premise, ATM Company to assist with growth. When he joined that company, the company was processing approximately 100,000 transactions per month. At the time of his departure in 2007 the company was processing over 3,000,000 transactions per month. That success was followed by the successful launch of a retail lending start up in 2007. That company grew to over $25,000,000 in annual sales and the assets were purchased in 2015 by a competitor. At that time Mr. Beckman went to work for that competitor. Mr. Beckman lives in a rural setting east of Bloomington IL with his wife and family. He enjoys the outdoors and is an avid hunter, fisherman and golfer.