WRN announces Rising Stars award-winners
March 5 – Waste & Recycling News has chosen 12 up-and-coming professionals for its inaugural Rising Stars awards.
The winners were picked from a batch of nearly 100 nominees under the age of 45.
These Rising Stars serve the waste and recycling industries in a variety of ways, including engineering, landfill management, entrepreneurship, communications and public service.
“The talent level of these 100-or-so nominees was extraordinary,” said WRN Editor John Campanelli. “Cutting the ranks to only 12 honorees was difficult, but it proves just how many gifted young people are in our industry.
“Our future is in good hands.”
Here are Waste & Recycling News’ Rising Stars for 2012:
* Tom Buechel, owner of Rockaway Recycling & the iScrap App.
* Brooke Farrell, CEO and founder of RecycleMatch.
* Alberto Guardado, director of collection operations for Waste Management of New Mexico.
* Tom Szaky, founder and CEO of Terracycle Inc.
* Russell Mackie, regional vice president of Waste Pro of Florida Inc.
* Jeremy Labbe, engineer and environmental compliance manager of Casella Waste Systems Inc.
* Kevin McLaughlin, environmental protection specialist for U.S. EPA.
* W. Scott Radeker IV, vice president of operations at CRS Reprocessing Services LLC
* Stephanie Goodman, environmental manager of Republic Services Inc.
* Joe Liebau Jr., executive director of WasteCap Resource Solutions.
* Zachary Poucher, general manager of Advanced Disposal’s South Forsyth Materials Recover Facility.
* Julie Pond, founder and president of Sage Environmental Services Inc.
Contact Waste & Recycling News at [email protected] or 313-446-6000.
This Year’s Most Popular Stories
From our Blog
- Why You Need a Dumpster September 21, 2016
- Neighborhood Togetherness Matters & Clean Up Does, Too September 19, 2016
- What Waste Should You Recycle And Throw In The Trash? August 3, 2016
- Dumpster Rentals for Business Owners August 1, 2016
- Picking a Dumpster for Your Next Roofing Project July 19, 2016
- Consequences of Illegal Dumping and Littering July 13, 2016
- How To Dispose Of Debris? June 14, 2016
- When Is A Good Time To Clean Out Your Waste? June 13, 2016
- How to Dispose of Construction Waste May 2, 2016
- Why You Should Share Rental Dumpsters With Your Neighbors April 29, 2016
2011 2012 Announces best Call Clean Company Conference Connections Covanta diving dumpster dumpsters Energy Ewaste Garb garbage Harbors Holding Identity Inc. Industry Landfill Management Plant power Present Progressive Recycling Release Rental Reports Republic Second Services Solutions Stericycle stock Third TRASH TriTech Veolia Waste yard Year
- Dumpster Diving for Gourmet Pig Feed – Novella Carpenter July 10, 2011
- A Shout Out To Eating Garbage: Dumpster Diving on CBC September 17, 2011
- MythBusters – Dumpster Diving Trailer July 16, 2011
- Kris Kemp: Dumpster Diver August 21, 2011
- What should happen after my character gets beat up? June 6, 2011
- Frugal TV – Dumpster Diving for Coupons June 11, 2011
- Dumpster Dive (Director Commentary) September 24, 2011
- Dumpster Divers Spark Palin Probe September 11, 2011
- Can Opener? We don’t need no stinking can opener! June 19, 2011
- Auburn-Placer 1 yard dumpster June 8, 2011