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TO BUSINESS, ENERGY, AND TRAVEL EDITORS:
Quala Announces Appointment of President of New IBC Division
TAMPA, Fla., March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quala, North America's
trusted leader in IBC and bulk transportation services as well as
comprehensive sustainable container solutions, announced today the
appointment of Eric Amstutz as President of the IBC Division of the
company effective immediately.
Bringing with him 25 years of industry experience, Eric joined Quala
in 2010 with the acquisition of Manfredi Special Services in
Cleveland, OH. Eric's past experience involved the ownership and
operations of Manfredi Special Services, an ISO 9001 Certified
industry leader of IBC and supply chain management. Additionally, Eric
has also held tank truck and operational sales leadership positions
with major trucking companies including Manfredi Motor Transit and
DistTech. Eric brings a clear understanding of Quala's leading
customer base and will help position the company for continued growth
in the IBC business segment.
Commenting on the most recent appointment for Quala, Chief Executive
Officer, Mike Bauer said, "Having worked with Eric in the past, I am
confident in his skills and I know that he brings the attitude,
confidence and energy to the Quala leadership team that will continue
to drive the business to a new level. Eric's appointment plays a key
role in our growth strategy and I welcome him to our executive team."
"I'm excited to head up Quala's new IBC division and look forward to
expanding the company's IBC footprint," Amstutz said. "The company has
experienced significant growth since 2009 and I expect to see that
pattern continue. This new division will be well positioned to create
value for our customers and stakeholders."
"We are extremely pleased that Eric is heading up our new IBC
division," said Terry O'Brien, President of Quala. "Having a highly
accomplished professional with a proven track record of success in the
IBC industry is paramount to reaching beyond our current business
parameters. The outlook for Quala's growth potential is substantial
with Eric heading up this new division for the company."
Quala is a privately owned company, providing sustainable container
solutions to the chemical, oil & gas, transportation, food & beverage,
automotive and environmental services industries. Quala operates in
55+ locations in 26 states and Canada. With almost 60 years experience
and over 600 dedicated professionals, Quala is North America's largest
independent provider of tank trailer cleaning, ISO container depot
services and IBC cleaning, testing and reconditioning services. Quala
is a proud member of National Tank Truck Carriers (NTTC), National
Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD) and Reusable Industrial
Packaging Association (RIPA). (www.quala.us.com).
Contact for Media Inquiries: Erik Leto-CFO 813.321.6474 Email
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