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Recent Death: August "Gus" Baechle

  • November 2020
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August “Gus” Baechle, 89, of Ballwin, Missouri, passed away on October 17, 2020.

He served as EASA’s Executive Vice President from 1961 until his retirement in 1996.

“It was my honor to work for Gus for 13 years prior to his retirement,” said Linda Raynes, CAE, EASA President and CEO. “We send our heartfelt condolences to Carroll, and their children, Katie, Mike and Jennifer, and the entire Baechle family.”

He is survived by his wife, Carroll Baechle; three children, Katie Sullivan, Mike Baechle and Jennifer Baechle; brother, Herman (Marge) Baechle; and several loved ones.

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Currents Archive

Currents - November 2020

EASA Currents - November 2020Highlights in this issue:

  • Chairman's Corner: Keeping Industries Moving with Marketing & Education Strategies
  • Working with the No Nameplate Motor
  • Principles of Medium & Large AC Motors eSeminar
  • New Webinar: Help Customers Save Energy & Money with Power Drive Systems
  • 2021 Webinar Lineup
  • Talent Management: Getting the Right People in the Right Seats
  • EASA Announces Motors Drive Success Initiative
  • Connecting NFPA 70E® Updates to Your Marketing
  • Marketing Tip: The Power of Testimonials
  • Tech Tip: Emerging Technology Motors Use with Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs)
  • Safety Tip: Material Handling & Lifting
  • EASA Membership Committee Meets
  • Recent Death: William Conner
  • EASA Announces Electromechanical Resource Center

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