BHS Names John Warne President
Warne will oversee company-wide sales and operations
Eugene, OR – April 17, 2013 — Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) has named John Warne to the position of President, effective immediately. Warne, who joined the company in November, 2012 as Director of Sales and Marketing, will report directly to CEO Steve Miller.
The addition to BHS’ Executive Team follows the recent acquisitions of Nihot and NRT as well as the formation of BHS Europe. BHS has become a leading international provider of turnkey material recovery facilities (MRFs) for a variety of applications, and the move positions the company to continue its upward growth trajectory.
“John’s impact at BHS has been significant and immediate” said BHS CEO Steve Miller. “Having the right team in place is fundamental to our success as we continue to offer integrated and innovative solutions to the world’s waste, recycling and energy needs. With John in place as President, we will continue to develop our team under his leadership and are well positioned to continue our global growth.”
“Since joining BHS around five months ago, I’ve been impressed by the quality of people here,” Warne said. “This company is made up of talented and hard-working employees who truly care about the work that they do and the customers that we support; it has been invigorating to come to work in this environment every day,” Warne added, “As President, I look forward to working closely with each part of the company to continue the great work that has made BHS, NRT and Nihot trusted names to our customers.”
As President, Warne will oversee company-wide Sales and Operations, which includes the following departments: Sales and Marketing, Engineering, Research and Development, Supply Chain and Production, and Product Delivery and Support.
Bulk Handling Systems (BHS)
Headquartered in Eugene, OR, BHS is a worldwide leader in the innovative design, engineering, manufacturing and installation of sorting systems and components for the solid waste, recycling, waste-to-energy, and construction and demolition industries. Wholly-owned subsidiaries include Nihot (Amsterdam), NRT (Nashville, TN) and Zero Waste Energy (Lafayette, CA). BHS is also the home of Max-AI™ technology, a breakthrough artificial intelligence that identifies materials, makes intelligent decisions and directs equipment such as robotic sorters. Clients around the globe choose BHS because of its experience, dedication to cutting-edge technology, quality construction and durability, and unmatched customer service. BHS has built some of the largest and most durable MRFs in the world – and they are achieving the highest throughput, recovery, and purity rates in the industry.