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NWRA Recognizes Leaders for Contributions to the Waste and Recycling Industry

The winners will be recognized during the NWRA Awards Breakfast at WasteExpo.

The National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) has announced winners of awards for contributions in support of the waste and recycling industry. The winners will be officially recognized during the NWRA Awards Breakfast at WasteExpo 2018, held April 23-26 in Las Vegas.

“Our member companies and their employees are the strength of NWRA,” said Darrell Smith, president and CEO of NWRA, in a statement. “Without these individuals’ leadership and contribution, NWRA would not be the leading association in the waste industry. I congratulate them on their achievement.”

Tony Cardamone, vice president of sales and marketing at Concorde, Inc., and Robert Lee, president of Ecotech Waste Logistics, are the winners of the Members of the Year category. William Keegan, president of Dem-Con Companies, LLC, and David Pepper, vice president and director of capital projects for Waste Industries USA, are the winners of the Chapter Leadership category.

Jeff Edwards, owner of Evergreen Disposal; Will Flower, vice president at Winter Bros. Waste Systems; Selin Hoboy, vice president of legislative and regulatory affairs for Stericycle, Inc.; Edward F. Spinella, partner in the law firm of Law Offices of Edward F Spinella, Esq., LLC; and Larry Weigman, southeast regional sales manager at Schaefer Systems International, are the winners of the Distinguished Service category.

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