Executive Vice President, Business Development
Brian Bales is Executive Vice President, Business Development, a role he assumed in December 2008 after having served 10 years in the waste and recycling industry as Vice President, Corporate Development.
Prior to joining Republic Services, Mr. Bales held various management positions with Ryder System, Inc. from 1993 to 1998. From 1988 to 1993, Mr. Bales served as Chief Financial Officer for a group of television production and post-production companies. Mr. Bales was a staff accountant in Price Waterhouse’s entrepreneurial business services practice from 1986 to 1988.
Mr. Bales serves on the board of the Environmental Industry Association Board of Trustees.
Mr. Bales holds a B.A. in business administration and an M.A. in accounting from the University of Tennessee. He is also a certified public accountant.