• Senior Operations Manager with 18 years’ experience in oil/gas, demolition, remediation, and nuclear industries
  • Increased revenues in an oil/gas business from $17 million to $48 million in 4 years through consolidation and acquisitions
  • Managed $180 million, 3-year project in Siberia, Russia and completed in 2.7 years
  • Took an environmental remediation company from a negative cash flow position to $2.4 million by restructured operations and financial processes
  • Engineered and negotiated multi-million-dollar acquisitions of numerous companies in United States and Canada
  • Business Development Manager for small businesses resulting in 20 – 30% increases in yearly revenues
  • 1st. Ethanol from Caribbean to the Mediterranean.
  • Won awards for Zero Accident Performance, Business Management from the U.S. Department of Energy

CAREER ASSIGNMENTS
Founder
2011-Present
New Leaf LLC. Harriman/National &International
Started New Leaf LLC. an installation and operational support company for FreshTec. FreshTec, Inc. is an agricultural technology packaging systems business. FreshTec’s core branded technology, SmartPac™, is a complete system for the preservation and protection of fresh fruit, vegetables and flowers during extended periods of shipping and storage, using Modified Atmosphere & Active Packaging (MAAP) – The SmartPac System. FreshTec is the primary client. New Leaf does installations and oversight in the USA and Internationally.
Chief Operating Officer
2009 – 2011
Gulf Western Corp. - Nashville/New Orleans LA.
Co-founded company that supplies operations services and general labor to recycling companies. GWC was awarded a Master Service Agreement (MSA) with one of the largest recycling companies in the world. GWC helped Client pass MARAD inspections with zero deficiencies. GWC provides task based operational services, staffing and fuel recovery for Southern Recycling in the lower 9th ward New Orleans LA. Increased average workforce numbers from 22 to 50 in the 1st year. Maintains a 5 million GL and USL&H policy with Zero accidents in the 1st year of operation.
President 2007- 2009
Common Good LLC. – Harriman, Tennessee
Operations Manager 2004 –2005

Herman Long