News & Events

Press Releases

Senior Accounting Professional Angelita Lupetaliaami Joins GBB as Controller

Angelita LupetaliaamiWith a background in economics, “Lita” has over 25 years of accounting experience in the architecture, financial services, and legal industries.

Harvey Gershman to Become GBB Founder Owner Associate and Steve Simmons Named GBB President

Steve Simmons - Harvey GershmanGBB is proud to congratulate Harvey Gershman and Steve Simmons on their new roles at the company, effective January 1, 2019.

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.


In the news

Waste Today Executive Q&A: GBB President Steve Simmons

Steve SimmonsThe December issue of Waste Today features an interview with Steve Simmons who will become GBB President effective January 1st. Harvey Gershman, who has been President since co-founding the firm in 1980, will transition to GBB Founder Owner Associate.

RFP Issued for Independent Engineer Services for Post Closure Care at Ordot Closure Facility in Guam

Guam Solid Waste AuthorityGBB, in its capacity as Receiver for the Guam Solid Waste Authority, is soliciting Proposals from Independent Engineer consultants to support the Trustee in its oversight of the Post Closure Care of the Ordot Dump Closure Facility.

WIWMD issues RFP for Mixed Waste Processing Facility Design/Build Project

Wasatch Integrated Waste Management DistrictThe Wasatch Integrated Waste Management District (Utah) published a Request for Proposal for a Mixed Waste Processing Facility Design/Build project to develop a facility with the capacity to process approximately 112,500tpy of MSW. 

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.


Upcoming Events

Compost2019 – U.S. Composting Council

January 28-31, 2019

Phoenix, AZ

Tom Reardon, Attendee

Compost Conference Website>>

Southeast Recycling Conference & Trade Show

February 24-26, 2019

Orlando, FL

Robin Davidov, Attendee

Southeast Recycling Conference & Trade Show Website>>

SWANApalooza 2019

February 25-28, 2019

Boston, MA

Corinne Rico, Speaker

“The New Normal in Recycling for 2019 and Beyond”
Tuesday, February 26 at 10:30am

SWANApalooza Website>>

C&D World

March 9-12, 2019

Brooklyn, NY

Brad Kelley, BSME, Attendee

C&D Recycling Association Website>>

Plastics Recycling Conference

March 11-13, 2019

Washington, DC

Steve Simmons, Attendee

Plastics Recycling Conference Website>>

Carolina Recycling Association Conference & Trade Show

March 18-21, 2019

Charleston, SC

Chris Lund, P.E., PSS, Attendee

Carolina Recycling Association Website>>

North American Waste-to-Energy Conference

April 1-2, 2019

Reston, VA

NAWTEC Website >>

BioCycle West Coast19

April 1-4, 2019

Portland, OR

Jennifer Porter, Attendee

BioCycle West Coast Website>>

Virginia Recycling Association Conference

May 5-8, 2019

Glen Allen, VA

Kate Vasquez, Attendee

Virginia Recycling Association Website>>

Waste Expo

May 6-9, 2019

Las Vegas, NV

Steve Simmons, Attendee

Waste Expo Website>>