Tue November 1, 2011
CHICAGO (November 1, 2011) - Today USAgain, the Chicago-based clothing collection company, announced the appointment of a new Chief Financial Officer, Steve Baker.
Baker comes to USAgain as a seasoned financial executive with over twenty years of experience in accounting, finance, and manufacturing.
Most recently an independent Financial Consultant for the Chicago based Baker Infosys Consulting and was Senior Vice President and CFO of Morgan Corporation in Morgantown Pennsylvania. He is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Management Accountant and Certified Internal Auditor.
"Steve has a history of consistently contributing to bottom-line results, business growth, customer development and operational effectiveness," said USAgain CEO Mattias Wallander. "We're thrilled to have Steve on board. As a businessman he brings a wealth of knowledge, background and experience to focus on both sides of the ledger; finance and operations."
Baker will oversee financial operations from USAgain head-quarters in Chicago.
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USAgain, a leader in the textile recycling industry, with corporate headquarters in Chicago, is a for-profit company that recycles and resells unwanted clothing and other textiles. In 2010 alone, the company collected 56 million pounds of discarded clothing. USAgain operates over 10,000 collection bins in fifteen states. Their mission is to provide consumers with a convenient and eco-friendly option to rid themselves of excess clothing, which are then diverted from landfills. For more information, visit www.usagain.com.