PHOENIX (Dec. 10, 2020) – Leadpoint Business Services, the leading provider of high-performance work teams and operations support services to the recycling industry, announces recycling industry veteran Mike Huycke has joined the company as Vice President, Business Development.
Huycke has extensive experience in recycling and waste industry operations, including nearly 25 years with Republic Services. Most recently, he was senior vice president of human resources at Republic, where he oversaw all aspects of the company’s vast talent organization. He previously served as Republic’s Northwest area president with responsibility for operations, market development, compliance and labor relations, safety, and customer experience.
“We are delighted to welcome Mike to Leadpoint and know he is the right person to take on this critical role in the company,” said Frank Ramirez, Leadpoint CEO and president. “Mike’s industry knowledge, credibility, and stellar reputation will help us accelerate our growth trajectory and add value to the service we provide each of our customers.”
Huycke is a graduate of Willamette University where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in business economics. He also completed an advanced HR executive program at the University of Michigan, Ross School of Business. Huycke is based at Leadpoint’s Phoenix headquarters.
Since 2000, Leadpoint has helped recycling companies make better decisions about how to maximize their workforce and improve the productivity, efficiency, and profitability of their operation. Leadpoint’s high-performance work team model and Operations Support as a Service (OSAAS) consulting enable site owners and managers to achieve a common goal: consistent production, cost containment, and high-quality, profitable output. Based in Phoenix, the company takes the chaos out of MRF operations and optimizes performance for recycling organizations nationwide. www.leadpointusa.com
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