JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Diversified Consultants Incorporated (DCI) is pleased to announce the promotion of Gordon Beck III to Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
Gordon previously held the position of Chief Operations Officer (COO) where he performed in all aspects , to include, the company’s goals and driving its vision. The enhanced role will further allow Gordon to concentrate more fully on DCI’s vision and afford him the ability to cement current relationships and to take DCI to new heights. Gordon said,
“It is a tremendous honor to accept the role as CEO for DCI. This is not just a job to me; this is my family and my life. After two decades with the organization encompassing countless levels of responsibility, to reach the pinnacle of my career at age 39 is a great accomplishment of which I am very proud, but the journey is just the beginning. I have a team at DCI that is second to none and our sole mission is to be the greatest call center that this country has ever seen. My mentor, Charlotte Zehnder, has done so much for me and the entire DCI family and we are all excited to make her proud.”
Gordon is replacing Charlotte Zehnder, who has long been the matriarch of the company. Charlotte will remain as the major shareholder at DCI and will also serve as Chairman of the Board. When asked about her decision Charlotte said,
‘It was time for me to pull back as CEO of DCI. Personal goals and family are at the forefront of my thought process. I felt that the time was right as Gordon has been functioning within the CEO role for some time. After twenty years with DCI Gordon not only deserves this opportunity, but has unequivocally earned it. He has my respect and that of all who know him. I am 100% confident that I am turning the reins over to a very competent executive, an incredible man, and a dear friend. There is no doubt that Gordon will continue to move the company onward and upward.”
DCI has three stateside locations, Jacksonville FL, Portland, OR and Louisville KY. The company also maintains a presence in the Philippines and in India. DCI currently employs 940 people with room to grow to 1800 based upon the recent opening of the Louisville KY office, which is Gordon’s hometown.