Business 100 - 2009

Michael P. Beckerich/York Analytical Laboratories, Inc.

Michael P. Beckerich owns and manages a diverse operation of investments that include an environmental laboratory (York Analytical Laboratories, Inc.), which services greater NY; The Classics of Golf, for which he publishes golf books of historical and literary significance; and real estate. He began his career with Coopers & Lybrand and later worked as a financial officer with significant expertise in SEC and alternate energy matters. Beckerich  is a member of Ireland’s own Royal Dublin, and served as president of  historic Saint Andrew’s Golf Club in New York.  He serves on the Legal Board of Trustees of Iona College (a 1972 graduate), the N.A. Board for University College Dublin’s Smurfit School of Business, and the PNC Bank Operations Board in Greenwich, CT. His mother Jean, an O’Conner from County Sligo, first set foot in America as an 18-year-old in 1948. Beckerich  and his wife, Maryann, have raised three children to adulthood.