Enevo Inc. today announced Geoff Aardsma, VP of Client Services has been named to Waste360’s 2017 40 Under 40 awards list, which showcases the next generation of innovative leaders shaping the future of the waste and recycling industry.
Geoff has an extensive background in the waste and recycling industry, with close to 10 years working at Waste Management in a variety of roles before he joined Enevo. Geoff works with clients to help them baseline their waste generation, reduce overall waste and increase recycling using Enevo’s waste analytics dashboard. He has a degree in biochemistry and an MBA in sustainable management.
“It is a well-deserved honor for Geoff to be on the 40 Under 40 list. His dedication to the industry combined with his wealth of knowledge and ideas is a huge asset to any organization and we are lucky to have him at Enevo,” said Ric Hobby, President and General Manager, Enevo Inc.
“We’re delighted that the 2017 class is once again the top of their respective crafts. From technology and innovation to grassroots growth and vast professional achievement, these young professionals give the entire waste, recycling and organics industry a great deal to be proud of. The future is bright thanks to the thinking and hard work of rising stars like Geoff Aardsma. We look forward to celebrating Geoff and the rest of the honorees at WasteExpo in May,” said Mark Hickey, VP & Market Leader, Waste360.
The Waste360 40 Under 40 awards program recognizes inspiring and innovative professionals under the age of 40 whose work in waste, recycling and organics has made a significant contribution to the industry. The winners are involved in many different aspects including hauling, composting, policymaking and municipal initiatives.
A panel of expert judges from Waste360 evaluated the nominations and consulted with an external advisor to select the finalists and winners.
Geoff Aardsma will be formally recognized at WasteExpo, North America’s largest solid waste, recycling and organics industry event, May 8-11, 2017, in New Orleans.
Founded in 2010, Enevo is a forward-thinking company with a vision to transform the financial, environmental and social impact of waste. By collecting and analyzing data from refuse containers across the world, Enevo is able to create efficiencies and cut the cost of waste collection and recycling for organizations. Enevo simplifies, de-risks and optimizes the waste management process, helping to make a sustainable waste-free environment a more achievable proposition.
The company has raised over $26M in private equity funding to date and continues to invest highly in R&D. Enevo is headquartered in Espoo, Finland, with regional offices in Boston, San Francisco, Nottingham, and Tokyo.
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