Solid Waste & Recycling

Appointment (New)

  • Fedex exec appointed to Waste Connections board

    August 6, 2019 by SWR Staff

    TORONTO – Elise L. Jordan has been appointed to the board of directors of Waste Connections, Inc. “Elise is a seasoned finance professional with a wealth of experience in transportation, logistics and customer connectivity through her long tenure with FedEx

  • AMP hires Brent Hildebrand

    June 7, 2019 by SWR Staff

    DENVER – AMP Robotics Corp., a pioneer in artificial intelligence and robotics for the recycling industry, has hired industry veteran Brent Hildebrand as managing director of enterprise sales. In this role, he is responsible for sales and business development into

  • ISRI hires Holly Arthur as Senior VP

    April 11, 2019 by SWR Staff

    Washington, DC – The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) has hired Holly Arthur as senior vice-president. Arthur will oversee communications, marketing, publications, and other areas of the organization. She will also assist with the overall strategic planning of the

  • CWMA hires Sheila Molloy

    April 3, 2019 by SWR Staff

    After a thorough search and interview process, the Board of Directors of the Coast Waste Management Association (CWMA) in BC have announced Sheila Molloy as new executive director, replacing Will Burrows. Molloy brings over 20 years of experience working with professional

  • Two new hires for TOMRA

    February 8, 2019 by SWR Staff

    SHELTON, Conn. – Sean Hyacinth has been added as a field service engineer for TOMRA optical sorting equipment, and Kevin Javier Montalvo assumes the newly created position of customer project manager, recycling. Both team members will work directly with TOMRA

  • Micron Waste appoints Alfred Wong president and CEO

    January 16, 2019 by SWR Staff

    Vancouver and Delta, British Columbia – Micron Waste Technologies Inc., a developer of waste treatment systems for food and cannabis waste, has appointed Alfred Wong president and CEO, effective immediately. Wong succeeds CEO Rav Mlait. “Alfred joined Micron as President

  • Olympic Steel buys McCullough Industries

    January 7, 2019 by SWR Staff

    CLEVELAND – Olympic Steel Inc. has acquired the assets of McCullough Industries, Inc. Terms of the the all-cash purchase, which closed on Jan. 2, 2019, were not disclosed. This represents Olympic Steel’s second acquisition in the past nine months. McCullough

  • Pinchin LeBlanc Environmental Ltd. merging with Pinchin Ltd.

    December 21, 2018 by Emily Atkins

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Pinchin Ltd. is merging with its Atlantic platform, Pinchin LeBlanc Environmental Ltd., effective January 1, 2019.  The merged company will operate as Pinchin Ltd. Pinchin LeBlanc has been a part of the Pinchin Group of Companies since

  • Nick Doyle joins TOMRA

    December 5, 2018 by Emily Atkins

    LOS ANGELES – Nick Doyle has joined the TOMRA team as sales manager, West Coast North America. In this newly created position that expands sales and customer support of TOMRA’s equipment to waste and plastics recycling operations, Doyle will consult

  • Coast Waste Management Association seeking new executive director

    December 4, 2018 by SWR Staff

    The Coast Waste Management Association (CWMA) is seeking an energetic and engaged Executive Director to lead the organization. Based on Vancouver Island, an area known for its outstanding natural beauty and recreation opportunities, the CWMA fosters environmental leadership and best