Denver, Colorado – September 20, 2011
The World Trade Center Denver presented the Strategic Partner of the Year Award to Geotech Environmental Equipment for providing outstanding support to the Association during the year. The staff of the WTC Denver selects the winner based on financial and in-kind support, program assistance and support, assistance in promoting the association to increase visibility and membership and overall participation by the members’ employees.
Accepting the award on the company’s behalf was Jeff Popiel, President & CEO. “Geotech Environmental Equipment has benefited from our WTC membership since 1997,” said Popiel. “We are glad to be in a position to continue to give back to the community. World Trade Center classes, events and advocacy work have truly helped Geotech expand our markets internationally and provided us with valuable exposure locally. We all benefit with a strong international trade community.”
Mr. Popiel has served as a member of the World Trade Center Board of Directors since 2010 and a member of the Board’s Membership Development Committee. The company is currently an Investors Club member, which is the Association’s highest level membership.
Formed in 1989, the World Trade Center Denver has more than 275 companies and individual members and is a hub for the region’s international business community. Through its partnerships, it is a one-stop, international resource for Colorado businesses as well as overseas businesses looking to locate in the U.S. The WTC Denver maintains its focus as a non-profit membership organization concentrating on raising awareness of Denver, and the Rocky Mountain Region, as an international competitor. In addition, the WTC Denver houses the non-profit Rocky Mountain World Trade Center Institute — the region's leading international business skills training program. Through networking events, seminars, roundtables, educational programs, annual events and advocacy, the WTC Denver is constantly involved in shaping the region's position within the global economy.
Geotech, with its 95 employees worldwide, is a leader in the manufacturing and distribution of ground water sampling, monitoring and remediation equipment since 1978. State-of-the-art manufacturing, machining, thermoplastic extrusion and injection plastic molding capability has allowed Geotech to innovate cost-effective solutions to tough environmental problems for its extensive government, consulting and private industry customers, both nationally and internationally. Geotech currently has distributors in Australia, Chile, Mexico, the UK, the Netherlands, and France. They have satellite offices in Spain and China and export around the world.
For more information contact:
Geotech Environmental Equipment, Inc.
2650 E. 40th Ave., Denver, CO 80205
303-320-4764 Fax 303-322-7242
World Trade Center Denver 2011 Strategic
Partner of the Year