TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 17, 2012) - StewardEdge Inc. is pleased to announce that Wendy Potomski and Tim Buwalda have joined the team to drive additional growth in North America.
Wendy Potomski, CFA will be leading the Consulting Services Group in North America where she will build on existing service offerings to enhance the company's ability to provide a broader range of sustainability consulting services to clients. Wendy comes from PwC where she created sustainable business solutions for clients across a range of industries, including manufacturing, hospitality and leisure, and energy and utilities. Wendy brings over 18 years of consulting experience assisting clients identify and address current and future business and operational risks associated with growing sustainability issues and achieving corporate sustainability goals.
Derek Stephenson, President of StewardEdge Inc. said: "We are delighted to have Wendy on board to lead the consulting practice. Her experience in consulting practice management paired with her expertise in the sustainability arena and, in particular, how sustainability issues may impact a company's bottom line makes Wendy a great addition to our team. The fact that Wendy has worked across a variety of industries enhances our capability to serve a broader array of clients striving to achieve their sustainability goals."
Tim Buwalda is joining the USA-based team of StewardEdge thereby further enhancing the company's ability to meet its clients' growing need for sustainable end-of-life management solutions related to used packaging, printed paper and other products. Tim was a Senior Consultant with SAIC (formerly R. W. Beck) and has over 20 years of comprehensive recycling and solid waste management consulting experience. Tim has a degree in materials engineering and a diverse range of hands-on experience and knowledge in a variety of areas including materials recovery facility design, policy analysis, and development of recycling solutions for plastics, used tires, carpets, and recovered paper.
Betsy Dorn, Senior Consultant with StewardEdge USA Inc. stated: "Tim's wealth of experience along with his passion and commitment to solving today's recycling and sustainability challenges will be a valuable asset as we grow and develop our presence and capabilities in the US market."
About StewardEdge Inc.
StewardEdge Inc. is a privately held company that provides consulting and program management services related to product stewardship services on behalf of Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) companies, industry associations, government agencies, and other consulting firms in North America and internationally. The combined experience of the principals of StewardEdge spans over 30 years. StewardEdge USA Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of StewardEdge Inc.