Keynote Event

A Conversation with Ron Mittelstaedt, Waste Connections CEO

Tuesday, August 21
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Delta Ballroom

Join us and hear Waste Connections CEO Ron Mittelstaedt’s thoughts on the waste industry and its relationship with the public sector, how Waste Connections is responding to current challenges (e.g., China/recycling), the company’s successful safety initiatives, and where we are going as an industry. David Biderman, SWANA’s CEO and Executive Director, will interview Mr. Mittelstaedt.

Ronald Mittelstaedt, Chief Executive Officer, Waste Connections, Inc.

Ronald Mittelstaedt

Ronald J. Mittelstaedt has served as Chief Executive Officer and a Director of Waste Connections, Inc., since its formation in 1997, a company he founded. He was elected Chairman in January 1998. Mr. Mittelstaedt also served as President of Waste Connections, Inc. from its formation through August 2004. He has more than 30 years of industry experience. Mr. Mittelstaedt serves as a Director of SkyWest, Inc. He holds a Bachelor's degree in business economics with a finance emphasis from the University of California at Santa Barbara.

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