Anthony M. Cialone, CEO
Mr. Cialone is an accomplished executive with more than 15 years of success in financial and operations management for the clean-tech, financial services, and education industries. Mr. Cialone started his career in the environment/clean-tech business as a Senior Vice President for a start-up, Environmental Processing Systems, Inc. He then founded his own consulting firm, Lehigh Partners, Inc., to provide corporate clients with strategic business planning, financial modeling, contract negotiation, investment evaluation and sourcing, and financing services.
Mr. Cialone has an MBA in Corporate Finance, a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Finance, an Advanced Certificate in Accounting and Taxation, and an Advanced Certificate in Investment Banking and Financial Analysis. An active member of multiple professional organizations, Mr. Cialone also possesses several industry licenses and credentials including Certified Internal Auditor, Certified Management Accountant, Certified Financial Manager, Accredited Valuation Analyst, Certified Treasury Professional, and Certified in Mergers & Acquisitions.
Throughout his professional career, Mr. Cialone has exemplified the highest level of integrity, professionalism, and commitment to clean-tech and green initiatives. He has structured and successfully collaborated with Boards of Directors and built, retained, and motivated teams of talented industry experts. His track record of starting and standing up clean-tech and environmental firms provides not only a wealth of knowledge and experience, but also the senior executive resources and networks required to build such businesses again. Mr. Cialone is known for creating value propositions that tie customers’ product needs and objectives with the technologies he offers. Mr. Cialone possesses industry and technological knowledge, human talent networks and resources, strategic leadership, and the entrepreneurial vision necessary to drive a company toward success in clean-tech and environmental start-up initiatives.
Board of Directors:
Joseph Vecchio is the founder and former COO of ReSource NE, which Waste Management acquired in 1996.