24 Sep '16, 6pm

Tomy Shumpert Vice President of Recycling and Reuse at Value Village #keynote #speaker #WEAR2016

Tomy Shumpert Vice President of Recycling and Reuse at Value Village #keynote #speaker #WEAR2016

Tony Shumpert oversees the recycling and reuse business operations for Value Village (also known as Village des Valeurs and Savers), a purpose-driven thrift retailer with more than 330 stores across Canada, the United States and Australia. During his 14-year tenure at Value Village, Tony has been instrumental in establishing the company as a global leader in clothing and textile reuse and recycling. Tony is passionate about reuse, representing Value Village through his membership on the National Zero Waste Council’s Circular Economy Working Group, as a board member of Secondary Materials and Recycled Textiles Association (SMART), an international trade association focused on promoting high standards and best practices for reducing solid waste by recycling textiles and related secondary materials, and through his Huffington Post contributions. Through his work with these or...

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