DARTMOUTH, NS, March 10, 2015 /CNW/ - Envirosystems is pleased to announce the appointment of Eugene A. Cookson Jr. as a director to Envirosystems' Board of Directors. Cookson's appointment as an independent director is effective immediately.
"I am pleased and honoured to welcome Gene to the Envirosystems' Board," says Mike Ryan, Chief Executive Officer, Envirosystems. "His extensive experience in environmental services and the growth and management of multiple location service businesses will complement and strengthen our board as we begin the next chapter of Envirosystems' growth."
About Eugene A. Cookson Jr.
Cookson currently serves as Chief Operating Officer of Liquid Environmental Solutions (LES).
Before joining LES, Cookson was President of SWS Environmental Services from 2010 to 2014, where he oversaw the integration of two equally sized environmental services companies into a sophisticated national firm.
Cookson also served in a variety of roles at Clean Harbors from 1991 to 2009, including as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President-Business Strategy. He was instrumental in the revenue growth of the company from approximately $200 million in 1998 to $1billion in 2008.
Envirosystems is a leading provider of industrial and environmental services, with a focus on technological innovation. Services include catalyst changeout, chemical cleaning, dredging, high pressure cleaning, hydro-excavation, mobile spent caustic treatment, waste disposal/treatment and vacuum services. For more information, please visit us at www.envirosystemsglobal.com.
SOURCE Envirosystems Inc.
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