Business Advisors - Waste Savings, Inc.
Bob Wallace, MBA
Bob Wallace, MBA
Principal & VP of Client Solutions ~ Waste Savings
Occupation: Principal & VP of Client Solutions
Company: Waste Savings, Inc.
Location: Phoenix, AZ.
Last Updated: Sep 9, 2008 8:42pm
Mr. Wallace has over 25 years experience in solid waste and recycling management, transportation / logistics operations, WastebyRail program management, recycling / solid waste program planning and development. Bob has expertise in the areas of collection, disposal and transportation rate and contract negotiations, strategic business planning and conducting both solid waste collections and transfer station operational performance assessments. He has extensive experience in working with clients in both the private and public sectors.
Wallace’s depth of project management experience includes the oversight of solid waste and recycling collection operations, fleet & stationary equipment maintenance, equipment and services procurement, finance, human resources, business development, sales, safety and environmental compliance and maintaining responsibility for multi-million dollar publicly and privately held assets including: MRFs, transfer stations, WastebyRail intermodal facilities, regional trucking operations, bulk and containerized MSW barging operations, recycling centers, material recovery facilities, vehicle and, maintenance facilities.
Prior to WIH Resource Group (WIH), Wallace served as the Director of Transportation & Logistics for Waste Management, the largest provider of waste management and recycling services in North America. He was responsible for implementing both company-wide collection vehicle routing and Business Improvement Process (BIP) initiatives. He led efforts to improve underperforming company assets in their solid waste and recycling business units. He managed a $100 million dollar annual budget for waste transportation services. His responsibilities included rate negotiations and contract performance compliance for over 125 subcontracted multi-modal transportation companies.
Wallace previously served as a board member for the Arizona Chapter of SWANA and serves on the National Solid Waste Rate Committee for the American Public Works Association (APWA). He is also a former board member of the California Refuse and Recycling Association’s (CRRA) Global Recycling Council (GRC).