PHOENIX, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) announced today the promotions of two finance executives to key Company positions. Brian DelGhiaccio has been named senior vice president, Finance and Marsha Lacy has been named vice president, Treasurer. The promotions recognize the achievements of the two executives while underscoring Republic's commitment to maintaining strong succession planning for leadership roles throughout the Company.
Chief Financial Officer Glenn Culpepper, commented, "Republic is very proud of the strong, highly credible finance organization that it has built over the last several years. Our ability to recognize and maintain a strong pipeline of talented financial executives, like Brian and Marsha, who act with the utmost integrity and sound business principles, is of the highest importance to us. We look forward to seeing their leadership in action."
In Mr. DelGhiaccio's new role, he will be responsible for Investor Relations, Treasury and Risk Management, and will report to Mr. Culpepper. He joined Republic in 1998 and has held several roles of increasing responsibility, including assistant corporate controller; senior director, Financial Planning & Analysis; and his most recent role of vice president, Investor Relations. Prior to joining Republic, Mr. DelGhiaccio was a senior consultant with Arthur Andersen. He earned his Bachelor of Science degrees in Accounting and Finance from the University of Arizona.
As the Company's treasurer, Ms. Lacy will be responsible for Republic's corporate finance and cash management activities, including bank relationship management. She will report to Mr. DelGhiaccio. Ms. Lacy joined Republic in 1999 and during her tenure progressed through several positions of increasing responsibility including the role of director, Cash Management as well as her most recent role of senior director, assistant treasurer. Prior to joining Republic, she held several roles in the retail industry including vice president, controller; treasury manager; and just prior to joining Republic she served as director, Financial Services for PetSmart. Ms. Lacy earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix.
Culpepper added, "Ed Lang, who formerly served as our Company's treasurer, will continue to serve as senior vice president, finance, and bring his seasoned leadership and expertise to Republic's capital markets and investor relations activities."
About Republic Services
Republic Services, Inc. is an industry leader in U.S. non-hazardous solid waste and recycling. Through its subsidiaries, Republic's collection companies, transfer stations, recycling centers and landfills focus on providing reliable environmental services and solutions for commercial, industrial, municipal and residential customers. Republic and its employees believe in protecting the planet and applying common sense solutions to customers' waste and recycling challenges. For more information, visit the Republic website at republicservices.com.
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