Company | Team

Lou Guerci, President


  • Joined Bead in 2015
  • Has 25+ years of experience in the electronics and technology sector, working at Winchester Electronics, Amphenol and Teradyne
  • Holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
    • Enjoys trying the latest craft beer / boutique wine and escaping to New Hampshire for a long weekend

Kristen Moreira, CFO


  • Joined Bead in 2015
  • Has 10+ years experience in public accounting
  • Previously worked as an Audit Manager at CohnReznick
  • Holds holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Masters of Science in Accounting from UConn
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Enjoys the beach and watching her kids play baseball

Aric St. Germain, Operations Manager


  • Joined Bead in 2021
  • Has 20+ years of manufacturing experience
  • Previously worked as Operations Manager for 2 facilities at Matrix Aerospace Corporation and as Materials & Sourcing Manager for O.F. Mossberg & Sons and Microboard Processing
  • Enjoys watching football and is a DIY Home Remodeling enthusiast

David Brenton, Director of Engineering


  • Joined Bead in 2011
  • Brings 40+ years of experience in metal forming design and manufacturing
  • Previously held leadership positions in both engineering and business
  • Guides new product development and  implementation of new manufacturing technology
  • Enjoys playing ice hockey and supporting his daughter's sports activities

Sylvia Pessin, ERP Manager

  • Joined Bead in 2013
  • Has 10+ years of marketing knowledge and account management
  • Previously worked at boutique agencies such as Information Mapping in Boston and Blue Hornet in San Diego
  • Lean Manufacturing Certified
  • Enjoys travel and craft beer

Tom Noack, Regional Sales Manager


  • Joined Bead in 2016
  • Has 25+ years of sales experience
  • Previously held sales positions in electronics industries including Autosplice, Advanced Interconnections and ERNI Electronics
  • Holds a Bachelor of Arts in Physics from College of the Holy Cross and a Masters of Business Administration from Northeastern University
  • Enjoys running, swimming, and cheering on the Virginia Tech Hokies

Gerardo Vera, Regional Sales Manager (Mexico)


  • Joined Bead in 2018
  • Has 20+ years experience generating revenue growth through innovative selling strategies
  • Previously held sales positions at interconnect companies such as TE Connectivity, Autosplice and Sanmina Cable Assy Division
  • Enjoys running, playing soccer and spending time with family

Michelle MacKeil, HR/CI Coordinator

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  • Joined Bead in 2017
  • Has 12+ years experience in relationship management and administrative support functions
  • Previously worked for a property management company
  • Holds a B.S. in Real Estate and Urban Economic Studies from the University of Connecticut
  • Lean Manufacturing Certified
  • Enjoys running after her two young sons and escaping to the beach

Jerry Weglinski, Manufacturing Engineer

  • Joined Bead in 2010
  • Has 25 years of experience in machine design, automation, process development and process control
  • Holds a BS from Central Connecticut State University in Manufacturing Engineering Technology
  • Certified Six Sigma Green Belt
  • Enjoys time with his family, golf, street rods and riding motorcycles

Savanah Yelenik, Accounting Specialist

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  • Joined Bead in 2018
  • Previously worked in the government sector of accounting and volunteered filing low income household taxes
  • Holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and working towards her Master of Accountancy through Scranton University.
  •  Enjoys spending time with her pets and traveling the world with her husband