Thomas J Beckman, Owner of 28 Power Communications, Joins Board

MILWAUKEE and MADISON, Wis. — Feb. 5, 2012 — Microbe Detectives today announced that Thomas J Beckman, owner and head coach of 28 Power Communications, was appointed to the company’s Board of Advisors.

Based in Milwaukee’s Global Water Center, Microbe Detectives makes DNA-based microbial analysis economically and technically available to nearly anyone with microbial concerns. The company’s technology is used to identify and quantify nearly every microbe in a sample, whether it’s water, food, beer, soil, etc.

“Having worked in the water industry for several years, Tom has the insight, experience and network to help position our innovative and young company for accelerated growth…quickly,” said Trevor Ghylin, CEO and Founder of Microbe Detectives.  “He’s been a great asset for our business.”

28 Power Communications is a full-service PR and Communications agency based in Madison, Wis. and helps international brands create lasting and impactful messages around the world.  Beckman founded the agency in 2013 after spending nearly 15 years leading communications teams around the US, including three years leading GE’s Water & Technology business communications team.