John Silva, 20-year marine scrap metal veteran, has joined the company as vice president of port operations. Upstate Shredding — Ben Weitsman, with a facility in Scranton, was recently ranked one of the largest scrap companies in North America by Recycling Today and was an AMM finalist for scrap company of the year (both public and private).
Phil Medico, Wilkes-Barre, has been named Associate of the Year by NUCA of Pennsylvania. Medico received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Scranton and then was awarded a graduate fellowship toward his master's in biochemistry, also at the University of Scranton.
Attorney Mary Griffin Cummings, Swoyersville, has been named senior vice president and general counsel, as well as a member of the company's senior management team.