Scottsdale, AZ, – August 3, 2015 – Abtech Holdings, Inc. (OTC QB: ABHD) (“AbTech” or the “Company”), a full-service environmental technologies and engineering firm dedicated to providing innovative solutions to communities, industry and governments addressing issues of water pollution and contamination, today announced that Jeffrey L. Gutierrez, a 20 year veteran of business development, sales and sales management for several industrial sectors, has joined the company as Vice President of Sales and Business Development, effective August 3, 2015.
Since 2000, Mr. Gutierrez has focused his sales and business development efforts within the water industry serving as Director of Sales, North America, Industrial Capital Projects Group for Evoqua Water Technologies (formerly USFilter and Siemens Water) and Western Regional Sales and Business Development Manager for Culligan International. His responsibilities included business development of wastewater treatment for industrial and municipal markets and the development of integrated systems solutions. Previously, he served as territory account manager for Caltrol, Inc., an industrial process automation company, and sales engineer for Larox, Inc., a Finnish engineering company that designs and manufactures industrial filters. Mr. Gutierrez was awarded the President’s Council, Industrial Capital Group, Siemens Water Technologies in 2009 among other sales and engineering awards during his career. Mr. Gutierrez received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences from Arizona State University and an MBA from University of Phoenix.