Brings Management Expertise and Experience in Alternative Fuel Vehicle Technology and Policy to a Rapidly Growing Top-Tier Environmental Consulting Team
SANTA MONICA, CA - October 13, 2008 - Gladstein, Neandross & Associates LLC (GNA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Sean Turner as Senior Vice President of Operations. Mr. Turner brings a wealth of experience, knowledge, and industry relationships to GNA. He has tremendous experience in the alternative fuel vehicle arena on both the policy and technical sides. He has worked in project management, marketing, and operations management, with special emphasis on natural gas vehicles (CNG and LNG). He has also represented the NGV industry on the state and national level.
“Having Sean on our team will allow us to keep up in the rapidly expanding alternative fuel vehicle and energy industries,” said Cliff Gladstein, President of GNA. “We are extremely pleased to have him on board.”
Mr. Turner previously served as President of the California Natural Gas Vehicle Coalition; Senior Engineer for Engine, Fuels and Emissions Engineering in Sacramento, CA; and Director of Technology for the national Natural Gas Vehicle Coalition. Most recently, Mr. Turner has held several VP positions in a Fortune 500 company where he was responsible for managing client operations, including the development of several international operations.
“The combination of his management and operations expertise, international work experience, and technical and policy acumen in the alternative fuels business is tremendous and a significant addition to our growing team,” stated GNA’s CEO, Erik Neandross. “We are very excited to have Sean on board to help us grow the business in existing and new arenas such as renewable fuels, bio-methane, and other cutting-edge areas.”
Mr. Turner earned his M.B.A. from the UCLA Anderson School of Management and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Washington University.
Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA) is one of the nation’s leading environmental consulting firms specializing in emission reduction, energy and transportation policy, and market development for clean, alternative fuel and efficient vehicle technologies. GNA works with business, government and communities to expand markets for environmentally friendly products and services and to develop strategies and raise awareness about projects and technologies that promote sustainable communities.