SOURCE: General Environmental Management

September 27, 2007 05:30 ET

General Environmental Management, Inc. Names Bill Mitzel President

Mitzel and Beale to Streamline Systems and Processes

POMONA, CA--(Marketwire - September 27, 2007) - General Environmental Management, Inc. ("GEM") (OTCBB: GEVI), a leading environmental and waste remediation company, announced today that Bill Mitzel has assumed the additional role of president. "The additional title demonstrates Bill's expanded role with the company as we continue to execute our business model," commented Tim Koziol, GEM CEO.

Mitzel's first initiative, along with John Beale, GEM executive vice president of sales, will be spearheading a company-wide process improvement program. "GEM today is a result of merging five separate independent service providers. We have enjoyed tremendous revenue growth during our first few years. As we prepare for future growth, we are in the process of streamlining our standard systems and processes to gain even further operating efficiencies," said Bill Mitzel, GEM president & COO. The improved systems, related to cost control and customer acquisition, will roll-out during Q4 and be in place for FY 2008.

About General Environmental Management, Inc.

General Environmental Management, Inc. (www.go-gem.com) is a full-service hazardous waste management and environmental services firm providing integrated environmental solutions managed through its proprietary web-based enterprise software, GEMWare, including the following service offering: management and transportation of waste; design and management of on-site waste treatment systems; management of large remediation projects; response to environmental incidents and spills; and environmental, health and safety compliance. Headquartered in Pomona, California, GEM operates seven field service locations and one Treatment, Storage, Disposal facility (TSDF), servicing all markets in the Western U.S.

Statements made in this press release that are not historical in nature constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Safe Harbor Provision of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements are based on the current expectations and beliefs of the management of GEM. No forward-looking statement can be guaranteed. GEM undertakes no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Forward-looking statements in this press release should be evaluated together with the many uncertainties that affect GEM's business.

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