Seasoned waste industry executive to become CEO of East Coast composting leader

WILMINGTON, Del., Nov. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Peninsula Compost Group (TPCG), the leader in building, owning and operating commercial scale organics composting facilities on the East Coast of the US today announced the appointment of Phil Auld as Chief Executive Officer effective on November 12, 2012. Mr. Auld brings more than three decades of relevant industry experience to his new role.

"Phil's experience and leadership will help us cement a sizeable position in this fast growing market," said Mr. Hugh Whalan, TPCG's Chairman of the Board. "As chief executive, Phil will be responsible for driving the company forward on multiple new facilities currently under development. His strategic approach and extensive relationships in this industry will play a pivotal role in accelerating our growth."

"TPCG is at the forefront of organics recycling in this country and I am excited to be a part of building this company," said Phil. "There is a big opportunity in this market and TPCG is in the right position to take advantage of it."

Prior to joining TPCG, Mr. Auld was Area President/Director of Business Development for Republic Services in the mid-Atlantic region, Regional Vice President for Superior Services where he had oversight over the company's entire East Coast operations, and Regional Vice President for Waste Management in charge of the New York area. Most recently, he founded and ran his own business focused on improving the marketing, logistics and operations for East Coast waste company clients.

About TPCG

TPCG is a leader in the development and operation of commercial scale composting facilities on the East Coast of the US. The company's first facility is located in Wilmington, DE and has an annual capacity of 200,000 tons of organics. Visit for more information.

Media Contact: Nelson Widell The Peninsula Compost Group, 609 240 9564,

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