The Horseshoe Bay Beacon is pleased to announce Paul Hicks has been named Advertising Director.

Paul, a Horseshoe Bay resident, retired from ExxonMobil as a tax manager and has most recently worked for Seton Family of Hospitals in Austin.

“It has always been a dream of mine to be in advertising sales. My father and older brother were both in sales and it seemed very exciting. I look forward to working in the community where I live and getting to know the businesses in the area,” Hicks said.

Paul’s wife, Keri, is a high school teacher in Llano. He has two children. His daughter, Kate, and her husband, Matt, live in Boston. His son, Brian, is completing a degree in Marketing from Tarleton State University.

Paul takes over for long-time advertising director, Amy Bolin, who enrolled in school to get a nursing degree