Longwood, FL-based Waste Professional has been named the fourth largest family-owned firm in Central Florida, in response to Orlando Enterprise Journal. John Jennings, Board Chairman of Waste Professional, based the corporate in 2001. He’s the son of an Irish immigrant who labored as a rubbish man on Lengthy Island, NY. Below John’s management, Waste Professional rapidly turned one of many nation’s fastest-growing personal corporations, with revenues anticipated to undertaking $900 million in 2022. Waste Professional at present operates in 11 Southeastern states. Total, Waste Professional serves greater than two million prospects all through the southeast using greater than 4,000 folks with a fleet of over 3,000 vans working out of 80 areas.
John Jennings’ son, Sean Jennings, adopted in his father’s and grandfather’s footsteps. He grew up within the rubbish enterprise and, upon graduating from the College of Alabama, started his profession working in assortment and landfill disposal in Costa Rica for a 12 months earlier than returning to the US. He continued to work in operations and landfill building in Georgia and Mississippi earlier than formally becoming a member of Waste Professional in 2014 as Division Supervisor in Tampa/Clearwater and later Sarasota. He at present serves as President and CEO. In 2018, Orlando Enterprise Journal acknowledged him in its annual 40 Below 40 checklist. “I’m proud to be acknowledged as a powerful, family-owned firm,” Sean stated. “We wish our group to really feel like they’re greater than only a cog in a machine. We wish to acknowledge and reward our staff who become involved of their communities or follow protected habits – help them in a method that household does.”