CWG LLC Appoints Rich Meigh as EVP & COO

Announces new leadership teams and organizational structure at CTIA Wireless 2011.

Mar 22, 2011, 13:38 ET from CWG

ORLANDO, Fla., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CWG LLC (Booth #4222), is pleased to announce the appointment of Rich Meigh, former VP of Wireless Devices at Verizon Wireless, as EVP & COO, in conjunction with changes to its leadership and organizational structure.

CWG, an industry-oriented recycler of wireless handsets, has implemented new leadership teams, and a revised organizational structure, in order to support growth through key initiatives that include optimized operations and service expansion.

"Rich is an esteemed leader whose achievements are well known throughout the wireless industry, " said Joseph Lucania, CWG President and CEO.  "His expertise will accelerate strategic growth and leverage CWG's competitive advantages."

Mr. Meigh will join CWG's four founding partners in Executive Leadership, and lead the company's Senior Management and Senior Operations Management.  The following are also new appointments to the company's restructured management teams:

  • Lynn Bond as Vice President of Global Operations.  Mr. Bond will work closely with Rich Meigh on all aspects of operational strategy and lead the Global Operations Management team.
  • Charles Taylor as Vice President of Operations-NY.  Mr. Taylor will oversee New York operations, play a key role in external service programs (e.g. auction platforms, kitting & fulfillment services, etc.), and support sales to RCA and MVNO channels.
  • Matt Barnes as Director of Global Operations. In this newly appointed and core role, Mr. Barnes will work with Lynn Bond to increase operational efficiencies and support new lines of business.
  • Tom Dati as Executive Director Project Management.  Mr. Dati is a certified Project Manager (PMP), who will focus on advancing and facilitating new client contract opportunities.

"These industry-savvy telecommunications insiders are particularly suited to CWG's innovative culture," said Daniel McGuire, CWG EVP Strategic Planning.  "And align perfectly to harness and optimize CWG's global operation."


CWG is a global repurposing source that provides environmentally sustainable reverse logistics to the carriers and manufacturers of wireless devices.  The company specializes in repair, refurbishment, data erasure, reuse, resale, and safe disposal.  To learn more, please visit