FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 4, 2014
Advanced Technology Recycling Acquires Going Green Computers
Pontiac, IL – Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR), a nationwide ISO 14001 and R2 certified electronic recycling company headquarter in Pontiac, IL; acquires Pekin, IL based Going Green Computer’s (GGC) electronic recycling services and client list.
“ATR is pleased to join forces with Mr. Frick in transitioning his existing clients to ATR’s family of ever-growing nationwide partners,” said Ken Ehresman, President and COO of Advanced Technology Recycling. Mr. Ehresman further explains, “Recent downturns in the economy pricing, coupled with increases in cost for service delivery continued to place pressure on smaller but yet reputable electronic recycling companies such as Bradley Frick’s Going Green Computers.
Upon a successful integration of GGC clients list and service offerings, Mr. Fricks is joining forces with ATR as a Business Development Manager in the South East Region. Mr. Frick will focus on commercial, government and educational sales in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Alabama and Louisiana.
Mr. Frick started Going Green Computers out of his garage in 2009. He was instrumental in opening markets and delivering recycling services to accounts such as, Hospitals, Schools and Government Agencies throughout Illinois. In 2011, GGC expanded their operations to a permanent location at 716 Derby Street, in Pekin, IL. I am very happy for the opportunity to come to work for an Industry leading company such as ATR,” explains Brad Frick. “The electronic recycling industry has become very competitive and providing my past clients an opportunity to be served by a certified recycling company that will mitigate their risk at a higher level pleases me very much.”
About Advanced Technology Recycling
An industry leader in electronic recycling and asset recovery management, Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR) is a full service ISO 14001:2004 and R2:2008 Certified electronic recycling company headquartered in Pontiac, IL.
ATR is ITAR registered and compliant. With roots in Information Technology, the company has serviced communities and businesses nationwide for the past 11 years and has expanded its facilities to 5 different locations; IL, MI, TX and AL; totaling over 260,000 square feet. These facilities operate and are registered under local, State and Federal guidelines regarding responsible recycling.