ITAD Podcasting

Season 1

Nov. 22, 2021

Kyle Wiens pt2 - Right to Repair

In part two, Jeff Bittner continues the conversation with iFixit CEO, Kyle Wiens, a staunch advocate for the right to repair consumer property. The fact is, you don't really need a new phone simply because there is a new colo...

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Nov. 21, 2021

Kyle Wiens pt1 - iFixit CEO

In this series, Jeff welcomes the CEO of iFIxit, Kyle Wiens. They discuss the beginnings of iFIxit, the right to repair movement, and rethinking the value proposition of consumer electronics upgrades. Kyle's background is in ...

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Nov. 18, 2021

Brett Ekart pt2 - Podcaster and CEO

Jeff continues the conversation with Brett Ekart , the CEO of United Metals Recycling and the host of A Scrap Life Podcast . UMR is third generation family business, founded in 1972. Brett has grown the business from thirty t...

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Nov. 17, 2021

Brett Ekart pt1 - United Metals Recycling

Guest 13 on the podcast is Brett Ekart . Brett is the CEO of United Metals Recycling, a third generation family business, founded in 1972. He has grown the business from thirty, to three-hundred employees in his tenure. Thi...

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Nov. 14, 2021

Daniel Frye pt2 - Speaking of Data Security

Welcome to part two in the conversation with Rocketansky CEO, Daniel Frye . Mr. Frye has spoken at several information security, IT, and executive conferences on technology and security topics, is a published author, and is a...

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Nov. 13, 2021

Daniel Frye pt1 - CEO of Rocketansky

Jeff welcomes Daniel Frye , the cofounder and CEO of Rocketansky, a Software-as-a-Service cybersecurity startup . Prior to cofounding Rocketansky, Mr. Frye spent nine years as the Chief Information Security Officer for Sierra...

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Nov. 10, 2021

Aaron Zeper pt2 - Data Center ITAD

Jeff continues the ITAD Talk conversation with Aaron Zeper. Aaron is CEO of DMD Systems Recovery , a Tempe, Arizona-based ITAD company focused on the Fortune 5000 across Data Center, End User Compute, and Mobility asset class...

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Nov. 9, 2021

Aaron Zeper pt1 - DMD Systems Recovery

Jeff welcomes Aaron Zeper to ITAD Talk. Aaron is CEO of DMD Systems Recovery , a Tempe, Arizona-based ITAD company focused on the Fortune 5000 across Data Center, End User Compute, and Mobility asset classes. We are NAID AAA...

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Nov. 8, 2021

Sean Magann pt2 - Data Center Lifecycle

Jeff is joined by Sean Magann, for part two in their conversation on ITAD Talk. Sean is COO of Sims Lifecycle Services , and an expert on logistics. Sims is a global leader in data center hardware circularity, ITAD, and …

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Nov. 6, 2021

Sean Magann pt1 - Sims Lifecycle Services

Jeff welcomes Sean Magann , COO of Sims Lifecycle Services to ITAD Talk. Sean is an expert on logistics and a champion of account based marketing and sustainability. Sims is a global leader in data center hardware circularity...

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Nov. 2, 2021

Billy Johnson pt2 - Proactive Recycling Policy

Welcome to part-2 in the conversation with William "Billy" Johnson. Billy works closely with ISRI members to formulate and advance proactive recycling policy and engagement strategies for a variety of issues, including elect...

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Nov. 1, 2021

Billy Johnson pt1 - ISRI

William “Billy” Johnson is the Chief Lobbyist at the Institute for Scrap Recycling Industries , Inc. (ISRI) in Washington, D.C. Billy has been leading efforts in Washington, D.C. to establish a bi-partisan Congressional Recyc...

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Oct. 30, 2021

Derek Bond pt2 - Going Agile

In the 2nd episode of this series, Jeff continues his chat with Derek Bond. As COO of Comsources LLC it is Derek's duty to ensure a smooth operation, from an internal and external perspective.

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Oct. 29, 2021

Derek Bond pt1 - Comsources

Jeff welcomes Derek Bond. He is the 8th guest, and an experienced manager and process developer with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and services industry. As COO of Comsources LLC it is Derek'...

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Oct. 25, 2021

Jim Harris pt2 - Data Center Management

Jeff welcomes Jim Harris in part two of this series. Jim is a data-center industry polymath, with over two decades of experience. As a partner at Sokorro, he advises decisionmakers with independent advice and transparent ven...

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Oct. 24, 2021

Jim Harris pt1 - Partner at Sokorro

Jim Harris is a data-center industry polymath, with over two decades of experience. As a partner at Sokorro, he advises decisionmakers with independent advice and transparent vendor management support. He joins Jeff as guest...

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Oct. 21, 2021

Craig Boswell pt2 - Circular Economy Infrastructure

Craig Boswell is Co-founder & President of HOBI International . In this episode he and Jeff discuss growing a business in the ITAD industry, and growth of the industry, overall. He is a guru on the subject of data-security a...

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Oct. 19, 2021

Craig Boswell pt1 - HOBI International

Craig Boswell is Co-founder & President of HOBI International. A guru on the subject of data-security and electronics disposition… He’s guest #6 on ITAD Talk. Craig holds a BS in electrical engineering from the University o...

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Oct. 13, 2021

Michael Fencil pt2 - Work From Home

This ITAD Talk Podcast features the founder and CEO of Shiftspaces, Michael Fencil. Shiftspaces is is equipping the world to work or learn from anywhere. This is a fun conversation between neighbors. Subjects range from re...

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Oct. 12, 2021

Michael Fencil pt1 - Shiftspaces

This ITAD Talk Podcast features the founder and CEO of Shiftspaces, Michael Fencil. Shiftspaces is is equipping the world to work or learn from anywhere. This is a fun conversation between neighbors. Subjects range from re...

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Oct. 5, 2021

Kelley Keogh pt2 - The Circular Economy

ITAD Talk welcomes Kelley Keogh. A Co-Founder of Greeneye Partners LLC , Kelley has been working in the recycling and waste industries since 1992, including sustainability, health and safety auditor and onsite smelter audits,...

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Sept. 13, 2021

Bill Hanna pt3 - Core Values

Bill Hanna is President and CEO and Chairman of the Board of Hanna Oil and Gas Company. He began his tenure with Hanna Oil and Gas Company in 1983. He worked in various capacities before being transferred to Calgary, Canada....

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Sept. 12, 2021

Bill Hanna pt2 - Oil Leases & Layups

Bill Hanna is President and CEO and Chairman of the Board of Hanna Oil and Gas Company. He began his tenure with Hanna Oil and Gas Company in 1983. He worked in various capacities before being transferred to Calgary, Canada....

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Sept. 10, 2021

Bill Hanna pt1 - Oil & Gas

Bill Hanna is President and CEO and Chairman of the Board of Hanna Oil and Gas Company. He began his tenure with Hanna Oil and Gas Company in 1983. He worked in various capacities before being transferred to Calgary, Canada....

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