I am honored and excited to be joining TAS and building upon its strong foundation rooted in its commitment to safety, quality and customer care.
Fort Worth, TX (PRWEB) January 20, 2015
TAS Environmental Services, L.P. (“TAS” or the “Company”), a leading regional environmental service company, announced today that Ed Genovese has joined the Company as president. Ed is an industry veteran with 25 years of experience. Prior to joining TAS, Ed held senior leadership roles at Universal Lubricants and at Safety-Kleen Systems, where he spent fifteen years. Ed holds a B.A. from Davidson College and an MBA from the University of Georgia.
In his new position, Ed will work directly with the TAS board of directors and assume the leadership of TAS going forward. David Mann, chairman of the TAS board, commented, “We acquired TAS in 2012 with the belief that the Company could significantly expand with access to additional capital and leadership. As TAS begins its next chapter in 2015, we are confident that Ed is the right person to lead the Company. Ed has a proven track record of bringing strategic clarity, driving growth initiatives, ensuring disciplined execution, and delivering results.”
“I am honored and excited to be joining TAS and building upon its strong foundation rooted in its commitment to safety, quality and customer care,” says Ed. “We have a winning combination of a talented team, loyal customers, vendors, financial investors, and business partners, and I look forward to working with all of these stakeholders going forward. We have a bright future ahead of us and we are well positioned to accelerate our growth through organic efforts as well as strategic acquisitions.”
In addition, Steve Black has been promoted to chief operating officer (“COO”) and will now report to Ed. Steve joined TAS in May 2013 from United Site Services. He holds a B.A. from Texas A&M University.
“Steve and I worked together previously and I am excited to reunite with him at TAS,” explains Ed. “Steve is a top-notch executive and he has enhanced the infrastructure at TAS over the last 18 months. His efforts have added material value to our stakeholders and have helped put us in a position to significantly expand our existing footprint and into adjacent markets. This promotion to COO is well earned.”
About TAS Environmental Services, L.P.
TAS is a leading regional environmental services company based in Fort Worth, Texas. TAS has a comprehensive service offering in Texas, Arkansas and Louisiana, including emergency response, remediation, industrial services, pipeline maintenance, and transportation services. For additional information about TAS and its capabilities, please visit http://www.taslp.com.