BACE, a manufacturer of vertical balers and compactors, has hired Gregory J. Leon to the position, senior vice president, sales and marketing. Leon brings more than 25 years of experience with major manufacturing firms in the waste and recycling equipment industry.
Leon started out his family’s business, K-Metal Fabrication of Croydon, Pennsylvania, ultimately assuming the role of sales manager and growing sales more than 350 percent in a 3 year period. He then moved on to become operations manager for Philadelphia Tramrail Company, then regional director of sales for Marathon Equipment Company. In his two most recent positions, he served as director of sales at PTR Baler & Compactor Company in Philadelphia followed by vice president of sales for River Road Waste Solutions of Tinton Falls, New Jersey.
Published in the June 2014 Edition of American Recycler News