Industry Executive Appointed to Take Wastewater Treatment Company to the Next Level of Success
IRVINE, Calif. - MicroMedia Filtration, Inc., (MMF) an industry leader pioneering wastewater treatment and renewable energy technology, names Gerhard Forstner Chief Executive Officer. The company's recent rapid growth necessitated and attracted a leader with strong, strategic direction for the company. Ken Stedman, President and Founder of MMF states, 'To continue delivering the highest level of technical expertise to our clientele, it was time to recruit a business leader with a proven track record to manage operations.'
Forstner most recently served as President of North America for Huber Technology, Inc., a leader in the field of wastewater solutions with $150 million annual revenue. Forstner brings to MMF extensive wastewater, engineering and sales experience. 'MMF is well positioned to take advantage of the opportunity in the wastewater and renewable energy space created by water scarcity, ever increasing energy costs and a renewed focus on renewable energy,' says Forstner, 'I am extremely excited to be part of a company focused on delivering cost-effective, green wastewater treatment solutions.'
Forstner, born in Salzburg, Austria, graduated with a B.S. in EE from the Technical College of Engineering in Kapfenberg and holds a M.B.A. from the McColl Scholl of Business. He is also a member of the Water Environment Federation (WEF).