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Solid Waste Industry Veteran Robin Davidov Joins GBB as Principal Associate

Robin DavidovA recognized industry leader, she has over 37 years of experience in sustainable waste management, renewable energy, recycling and organic waste.

Corinne Rico Joins GBB as Senior Consultant with Sustainable Development Focus

Corinne RicoAn experience Project Manager, she will help communities sustainably manage waste and recover resources through alternative streams including recycling, composting, and circular economy initiatives.

GBB Promotes Kate Vasquez to Project Manager; Hires Paige Davis as Consultant I

Paige DavisKate VasquezKate Vasquez, who joined GBB in 2012, has been promoted to GBB Project Manager and Paige Davis, a recent graduate with a master’s degree in Sustainability Management, has joined the firm as Consultant I.

Ashlea Smith Joins GBB as Marketing Coordinator

Ashlea SmithWith marketing, proposal, and project coordination experience in industries that include recycling, waste management, and energy efficiency, she will be a key member of GBB’s marketing team.


In the news

Kent County, MI Sustainable Business Park Updates

Kent County Sustainable Business ParkKent County, MI has set a bold goal to divert 90% of County-generated trash that goes to landfills by 2030. Building a Sustainable Business Park is an essential part of reaching that goal, helping to significantly reduce trash buried in landfills and attract investment and jobs from companies that can convert waste into usable products. GBB is a proud Planning Partner of this project! Click here for more information and regularly updated links to the latest news and information about the park.

Career Opportunity in Guam

Guam Solid Waste AuthorityThe Guam Solid Waste Authority is searching for a qualified individual for the position of General Manager.

Chris Lund Interviewed about Landfill Technologies in Waste360

Chris LundHe discusses how the Internet of Things, remote monitoring and control technologies can be leveraged to make landfill operations more efficient.

Harvey Gershman Interview – I am SWANA News

Harvey Gershman is interviewed in I am SWANA News discussing what to expect from China’s National Sword and its implications for waste-to-energy.


Upcoming Events

BioCycle REFOR Conference

October 15-18, 2018

Raleigh, NC

Corinne Rico, Attendee

BioCycle REFOR18: Renewable Energy from Organics Recycling Conference Website >>

Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference

October 17-19, 2018

Chicago, IL

Brad Kelley, Attendee

Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference Website >>

Illinois Counties Solid Waste Management Association Conference

November 1-2, 2018

Starved Rock State Park, Oglesby, IL

Corinne Rico, Speaker

Keynote Address: “Chinese National Sword and Its Effects on the US Recycling Industry & Local Programs”
Thursday, November 1 at 9am

“Closed Loop Circular Economy: How Local Governments Can Use Waste to Incentivize a Circular Economy”
Thursday, November 1 at 10:15am

Illinois Counties Solid Waste Management Association Website>>

North American Waste-to-Energy Conference

April 1-2, 2019

Reston, VA

NAWTEC Website >>


October 21-24, 2019

Phoenix, AZ

WASTECON Website >>