Tom has served as the Vice President of Operations for Pioneer Industries International, Inc. since 2016. His responsibilities include the management of 6 recycling facilities focusing on operational efficiencies, safety, quality and profitability.
Prior to arriving at Pioneer, he served as Vice President of Recycling for Veolia Environmental Services of North America. Other positions he has held are Chief Executive Officer of Container Recycling Alliance (CRA) and Chief Financial Officer of Recycle America Alliance, LLC, a subsidiary of Waste Management Inc.
Mr. Riek is a graduate of Central College in Pella, Iowa where he earned his Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and has received his MBA in finance from DePaul University. He resides in Elmhurst, Illinois, with his wife and three daughters.