Founder | Inventor | Managing Partner
In his 25+ year career in the waste industry, John Swenson has learned all facets of nonhazardous solid waste management, working at companies including Republic Services, Laidlaw Waste Systems, Capital Environmental Services, Casella Waste Systems, Winter Bros. Waste Systems, EnviroSolutions, and Waste Associates. He held positions such as market controller, corporate controller, vice president of operations, director of financial reporting, and chief financial officer.
In 2009, Mr. Swenson put his broad knowledge of waste and business management to work to assist his friend Carlton Dudding in launching Advanced Wall Technologies, which is now EnCAP-IT. Since then, he has seized the opportunity to become a leader in responsible environmental stewardship by promoting EnCAP-IT’s patented technological innovations to help the waste and power industries and others adopt methods for more efficient, environmentally friendly, cost-effective nonhazardous waste disposal and responsible reuse. He has personally designed many of EnCAP-It’s patented safeBERM® solutions, utilizing macroencapsulation methods to counter the challenges of environmental stewardship.
Mr. Swenson has a Bachelor of Science degree from Elmira College, and he is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA).