Queen City Recycling owner receives SBA honor
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), Washington, has named Michelle
A March 2017 letter from the SBA to Coffino cites her “hard work, innovative
In April 2016, Coffino was named one of Charlotte’s 50 most influential women by The Mecklenburg Times.
The SBA credits
URR adds to management team
Unlimited Recycling Resources (URR), Chino Hills, California, has hired baler industry veteran Randy Gibson for the newly created role of vice president of sales and marketing.
URR says Gibson brings product, application and market experience to the company. For nearly 20 years he has worked with users and distributors of baling equipment.
“We are excited to have someone of Randy’s caliber joining URR,” says Dan Gregory,
Gibson is based in Waycross, Georgia, and represents URR nationwide.
Gibson says URR represents “some of the best built and
Lefort America expands team
West Palm Beach, Florida-based Lefort America, a division of the Gosselies, Belgium-based Lefort Group, has announced a number of new hires to its sales and marketing team.
Jesse Nasianceno, based in Florida, has become regional sales/dealer support manager for the Southeast. Nasianceno has more than 20 years of experience in the industry and has worked with Harris, Marathon
Jeff Kurtz, based in Illinois, has been named regional sales/dealer support manager for the Midwest. He has worked in various capacities with Caterpillar Inc. for the past 17 years.
Serge Paradis, based in Florida, has been hired as logistics and sales coordinator for the U.S. and Canada. He has more than 30 years of experience in heavy equipment and logistics. He coordinates international and domestic shipping and ground transportation for the company and is responsible for Canada-based prospects and customers.
Christopher Pugh, based in Florida, is the company’s new support manager for the Lefort product line and is responsible for technical support,
Steve Weinberg, based in Florida, has been named
“I am looking forward to the opportunity of further developing the Lefort America/Caterpillar dealer network and increasing the Lefort product line market share in North America,” Weinberg says.
Weima adds to sales staff
Weima America, a Fort Mill, South Carolina-based manufacturer of size-reduction equipment for the wood, paper and plastic industries, has announced that Neil Poissant has joined the company in the position of briquette sales coordinator. Poissant has 25 years of engineering experience.
“I’m excited to join the
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The new building will house the company’s technical department’s offices, a newly upgraded parts warehouse and manufacturing shop. The existing building will house
Alcoa streamlines business
Alcoa Corp., New York City, has announced plans to consolidate its business units to reduce complexity and streamline operations. Alcoa says its aluminum smelting, cast
Tim Reyes, president of Alcoa Cast Products, which produces differentiated aluminum products, has been named
“Tim has a strong track record of commercial, operational and strategic success that makes him ideally suited to head the new Aluminum business unit,” says
With the restructuring, Martin Briere, president of the Aluminum business unit since 2014 and with Alcoa from 2007, leaves the company.