Events and Awards

2019 Engineering Leader Under 40: Shawn Hakim, 33

Control Systems Engineer; BYK USA Inc.; Gonzales, TX, United States;BS Electrical Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington
By McKenzie Burns, Amanda Pelliccione, Mark T. Hoske September 12, 2019

Shawn Hakim, 33
Control Systems Engineer
BYK USA Inc.
Gonzales, TX, United States
BS Electrical Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington

Always looking for control challenges and passionate about the combination of science and technology, Shawn decided to pursue a career in engineering. Among many other contributions he has made, Shawn has successfully implemented a distributed control system (DCS) by migrating existing programmable logic controllers (PLCs) to this new control system environment. His proficiency and experience have made a visible impact in this organization.

FUN FACT: Shawn enjoys traveling and looking for real estate business opportunities


McKenzie Burns, Amanda Pelliccione, Mark T. Hoske
Author Bio: McKenzie Burns, production coordinator; Amanda Pelliccione, research director; and Mark T. Hoske, content manager, CFE Media