StewardEdge Inc.

StewardEdge Inc.

February 10, 2011 11:02 ET

StewardEdge Inc., Consulting Experts in Recycling and Product Stewardship, Announces Expansion Into US

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 10, 2011) - Derek Stephenson, CEO, StewardEdge Inc., is pleased to announce the launch of its first USA office and the hire of Elizabeth (Betsy) Dorn of West Palm Beach, Florida.

"StewardEdge has provided services to the US for several years through its Canadian offices and now, to better serve our American customer base, we are opening a subsidiary office in the US." says Stephenson. "We are pioneers in the fields of recycling and product stewardship serving client interests in the management of used packaging, waste electronic & electrical equipment, and household hazardous and special wastes. We develop and implement sustainable programs to minimize wastes and its impact on the environment."

StewardEdge is a recognized market leader in the design and implementation of material recovery programs in North America and Europe. StewardEdge possesses an unrivaled depth of experience and knowledge stemming from involvement in product stewardship programs often from conception through to program management. Many of its clients themselves are market leaders in the areas of corporate sustainability and product stewardship.

Betsy Dorn is a welcome addition to StewardEdge. She is a seasoned consultant with over 25 years of experience in recycling and product stewardship. Dorn will be working with the StewardEdge team bringing a breadth and depth of capabilities to the firm's US client base consistent with the services StewardEdge currently delivers throughout Canada and internationally. Says Dorn, "I am very excited about joining the StewardEdge team and having the opportunity to work with such qualified and experienced individuals to help our clients divert valuable resources from the nation's disposal sites to productive use."

In addition to this wealth of experience, Dorn brings a focus on recycling market development and reduction of marine debris.

Dorn may be reached directly at bdorn@stewardedge.ca or at 1-888-277-2762 ext 3988.

StewardEdge plans other strategic US hires throughout 2011 and these will be announced accordingly.

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