Bill has over 30 years of experience building businesses. 5280 Waste Solutions was founded in 2012. Bill and the team have built 5280 to be the largest independent roll-off company in the Rocky Mountains. Founded in 2014, Western Star is Bill’s newest venture. Western Star provides a software-as-a-service delivered over the Internet. Built using state of the art mobile software technology, Western Star revolutionizes the logistics planning and business process optimization for dynamic, complex transportation workflows. Bill started his career at IBM. He received a bachelor’s degree in Philosophy and Political Science from Colorado College.
Brian joined the company in January of 2018. With an extensive operating and leadership background, Brian brings over 18 years of transportation management experience with him from the SE. Brian has held various positions within the industry and is proud to call 5280 home. He enjoys traveling and seeing new sights in his free time.
Amanda is a veteran marketing having run the marketing departments for 2 local Denver finance companies, and a software firm. Her specialty is branding and digital marketing across the board. She is excited to be a member of the 5280 team. When not working she is most likely doing something fun with her dog, Saga.
Like many of us, Tommy is a Denver native. He’s spent 34 years in the trash business. Tommy’s work ethic and commitment to quality in the field command the highest respect from our team. Tommy has three kids 13 grandkids. Dedicated to raising the bar for our driving team, Tommy is also committed to raising the level of opportunity in the community by devoting his spare time to his role as a boxing coach for kids of all ages – providing a sports challenge and acting as a role model to help keep kids off drugs and off the streets.
5280 welcomes Kristen Schmid to the team. Kristen is originally from the Omaha, NE area and currently lives in Westminster. Prior to starting her career in the accounting field eight years ago, she served in the US Navy aboard the USS Carl Vinson for four years. Outside of work, Kristen enjoys camping in Moab or checking out the scene of a Rockies game.