Sunnking Hires New President

Thomas Hanna replaces Michelle Read, who moves to Sunnking Logistics.

November 5, 2013
Recycling Today Staff
Electronics Personnel
Sunnking, a Rochester, N.Y.-based collector and processor of end-of-life electronics, has hired Thomas Hanna as its new president. He replaces Michelle Read, who will assume the leadership role for Sunnking Logistics Inc., which sources electronic components for businesses. Sunnking Logistics is a separate entity from Sunnking Inc.
"We are excited to have Tom join our growing team at Sunnking,” says Duane Beckett, Sunnking’s owner and CEO. “Tom brings great financial knowledge and experience as well as the strength and a personality that fits perfectly into our company culture. Those features and others will help us transition from one great chapter to the next and solidify Sunnking as the premier electronics recycling company in New York and the Northeast United States."
Hanna says, “This is a tremendous opportunity for me to join the peerless leader in the industry and to utilize all the tools and experiences developed in my career and education. I look forward to strengthening and growing Sunnking’s unrivaled position in the market while helping each employee maximize their potential and goals.”
Sunnking says it is New York state’s first Responsible Recycling Practices (R2) certified electronics recycling, data destruction and asset management company dealing in end-of-life electronic equipment. In addition to its Rochester headquarters, the company has facilities in Buffalo and Brockport, N.Y.