ADA Carbon Solutions Announces New Hires of a Senior R&D Director and a Regional Sales Director

ADA Carbon Solutions adds over 20 years of R&D expertise and leadership in nanotechnology and catalysis as well as over 16 years of sales experience in power generation and regulatory compliance.

Littleton, Colorado, February 24, 2014 - ADA Carbon Solutions, LLC , an industry leading manufacturer of powdered activated carbon, is pleased to announce two new hires.

Dr. Roger H. Cayton joins ADA Carbon Solutions as Senior Research and Development Director. Dr. Cayton, an experienced R&D technology leader, has expertise in nanotechnology and catalysis and has led research in the energy and specialty chemical industries for over 20 years. According to Dr. Joe Wong, Chief Technology Officer of ADA Carbon Solutions, “Roger’s extensive R&D experience will help accelerate our pace of innovation and help bring novel compliance solution technologies to our customers in the coal-fired generation, waste-to-energy, and cement industries.”

Patrick E. Gallen joins ADA Carbon Solutions as a Regional Sales Director.  Most recently, Mr. Gallen served as a Business Development Manager with the Clyde Bergemann Power Group where he secured the single largest Utility MATS compliance project in North America.  According to Mr. Tom Coyne, Vice President of Sales of ADA Carbon Solutions, “Pat’s career includes over 16 years of experience in the power generation market space.  He brings a sound understanding of our customers and the market and is a demonstrated expert at helping customers implement cost-effective, durable solutions to their regulatory challenges.  We look forward to Mr. Gallen’s experience and insights to augment our expanding business.”

“We are excited about the addition of both Pat and Roger to our team” said Brian Leen, President and Chief Executive Officer of ADA Carbon Solutions.  “Our focus is on helping power plants and other coal-burning facilities achieve compliance reliably and cost affordably.  To accomplish this objective we start by seeking to understand each plant’s specific challenge and then we go to work designing a solution tailored to address it.  Both Pat and Roger have terrific experience in areas that will help us deliver our value proposition to our customers, and I look forward to the impact they will bring to our organization.”


About ADA Carbon Solutions
ADA Carbon Solutions, LLC is a leading manufacturer of powdered activated carbon products that are optimized for mercury removal and flue gas applications.  Its flagship plant in Red River Louisiana is the largest, most automated and environmentally friendly manufacturing facility in North America.  ADA Carbon Solutions aims to leverage its industry leading expertise in emission control and the reliability afforded by its assets to deliver superior emission control solutions.  For more information visit www.ada-cs.com.

For further information, please contact:
Sheila Glesmann,
Senior Vice President, Environmental and External Affairs
E-mail: sheila.glesmann@ada-cs.com
Phone: (410) 544-5292

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