MURRAY HILL, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 13, 2009--
C. R. Bard, Inc., (NYSE: BCR) today announced that Jim C. Beasley, 46,
has been promoted to Group Vice President with responsibility for the
Bard Access Systems and Bard Peripheral Vascular divisions, effective
May 1, 2009.
Jim joined Bard in 1989 and advanced through the sales and marketing
organizations prior to being promoted to President of Bard Access
Systems in 2003 and President of Bard Peripheral Vascular in 2007.
In addition to his new responsibilities as Group Vice President, Jim
will continue to serve as President of Bard Peripheral Vascular.
Jim earned his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from
Midwestern State University in Texas.
C. R. Bard, Inc. (www.crbard.com),
headquartered in Murray Hill, N.J., is a leading multinational
developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative, life-enhancing
medical technologies in the fields of vascular, urology, oncology and
surgical specialty products.
Source: C. R. Bard, Inc.
C. R. Bard, Inc.
Eric J. Shick,
Vice President, Investor Relations
P. Glass, 703-754-2848
Vice President, Government and Public