William H. Beach
- Presidents Circle Laurel Pin (2018)
BIOGRAPHYWilliam "Bill" H. Beach is Founder, President, and Owner of Beach Mold and Tool Inc., a leader in the inject molded plastics industry and the largest private employer in Floyd County. The company was created alongside his wife, Juanita. Beach was Louisville Venture Form's Entrepreneur of the Year in 1988 and Supplier of the Year in 1994 for both Canon Corporation and Matsushita Floor Care Corporation. In 2019, NYX LLC acquired the company.
Beach has significantly contributed to Indiana University through his support of IU's Simon Cancer Center, IU Southeast, Well House Society, and particularly IU Athletics. In September 1995, William and Juanita Beach established the Bill & Juanita Beach Scholarship in the Athletic Endowment Fund and the Beach Mold & Tool, Inc. Scholarship for IU athletes exhibiting financial need. For his ongoing support to the university, IU Foundation presented him with the Presidents Circle Laurel Pin in 2018.