Mr. Rougelot brings to ECO2 over 20 years of extensive experience in recycling, operations, finance, and mergers and acquisitions. Upon graduating from Harvard Business School, Mr. Rougelot founded Recycling Resource, LLC (Recycling Resource) in 1991, which rapidly became one of the leading recycling companies in California. After Recycling Resource was acquired by Tomra Pacific, Inc. (Tomra Pacific) in 1998, Mr. Rougelot served as President of the commercial division, building Tomra Pacific into one of the largest beverage container recyclers in the United States. Most recently in 2006, Mr. Rougelot was engaged through Stone Yamashita Partners as a strategic consultant with The Coca Cola Company. Mr. Rougelot has served as Director and Chief Executive Officer since July 2006 and was appointed interim Chief Financial Officer in February 2007.
Mr. Rougelot is not a director of any other public company, nor is he related to any officer, director or affiliate of the Company. Mr. Rougelot is not a party to any pending legal proceeding, nor has he been subject to a bankruptcy petition filed against him, nor been convicted in, or subject to, any criminal proceeding.