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Professional Profile: William Sanchez 2005


  • Title: Vice President of New York Operations
  • Company: Northeast Lamp Recycling, Inc. (NLF)
  • Location: Bronx, N.Y. facility with corporate facility in East Windsor, Conn.
  • Birthplace: West Islip, N.Y., 1967

Family: Wife, Kerrie; two daughters: Korina, 11, Karley, 8

College: SUNY Farmingdale, Northern Illinois

First job outside of real estate: Industrial supply sales (1988)

First job in real estate or allied field: Sales rep. for hazardous waste removal company.

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Our company provides recycling services for mercury containing fluorescent lamps (light bulbs), eWaste, batteries, ballasts and other mercury devices. We have recently opened our permitted New York facility to better serve our existing client base and expand our services in the New York, New Jersey, and Long Island areas. Effective January 1, 2005, new New York disposal regulations mandate the recycling of fluorescent lamps and other mercury containing devices. We are positioned to serve all generators of these waste streams and meet their ever-expanding recycling needs.

Favorite book: “The Perfect Storm,” and anything by Nelson DeMille

Persons you most admire (outside of family): People in the medical field, especially pediatricians

Keys to success: Do what I say I am going to do, follow up, persistence and a “can do” attitude

If you had to choose another vocation, what would it be? High school teacher or NYC firefighter.