Chicago-based Wastebuilt Environmental Solutions, LLC announced January 14, 2013 that it has appointed Jerry Samson as VP of sales and marketing.
Samson joins Wastebuilt with more than 20 years of experience in the waste industry. Prior to joining Wastebuilt, he served 12 years in senior management roles at Waste Management and was also VP of sales and marketing at Wastequip. Most recently, Samson led the sales group at Liberty Tire Recycling.
“Wastebuilt is committed to creating a senior management team that can grow our business and be relentless in customer service,” Wastebuilt CEO Greg Podell said in a January 14, 2013 statement to media. “Jerry brings a wealth of experience and leadership to our sales organization and has a successful track record in the industry.”
In response to the announcement, Samson said, “I’m extremely pleased to be moving to this new, exciting role within Wastebuilt. I look forward to providing our customers with outstanding service and contributing to the company’s long-term success.”
Wastebuilt Environmental Solutions, LLC (Wastebuilt) was created in 2012 as a vehicle for entering the waste and recycling industry. Wastebuilt recently acquired Stepp Equipment Company, which specializes in the refuse, scrap and recycling industry and Galfab, Inc., a manufacturer of various products for transportation in the garbage and scrap industry. Wastebuilt’s mission is to provide its customers with world class distribution of equipment, parts, and services supported by manufacturing facilities. For additional information, please call 708-458-7800.