RJD Green’s team of experienced professionals is central to the ongoing success of the company in building appropriate investment and enterprise that create long-term investment returns and wealth building. Our management team is governed by our Corporate Officers, who in turn are accountable to The Board of Directors, who represent diverse experience in corporate and entrepreneurial enterprise across a broad sector of businesses.
Ron Brewer – Chief Executive Officer / Board Director
Mr. Brewer has served as Managing Director of Southbridge Advisory Group since 1990. Southbridge is a boutique management firm with a primary focus in management services and merger / acquisition representation. Ron has experience in a broad spectrum of business disciplines in both public and private sectors; they include: manufacturing & distribution, health services, energy, environmental, technology driven products, real estate, marketing and non-profit entities.
Management services performed by Southbridge are typically company turnaround or growth, and post-acquisition implementations. These services have been performed in both the private and small cap public sector. In turnaround situations Southbridge brings needed changes and implementations into an organization assisting them in meeting defined improvement targets. In growth or post acquisition environments the Company will implement systems and staff, creating an operating unit that meets defined benchmarks of performance. A specialty focus is consolidation of companies, in a synergistic market niche, where Southbridge services utilized include M & A, capital advisory, and management implementation.
Prior to 1990 Mr. Brewer served as President of Mid-Continent Companies, which was a multiple division enterprise that grew ten-fold from 1980 through 1990 within acquisitions, start-ups, and growth of existing revenue opportunities.
Ron has served as a corporate officer in both public and private companies. He has created and facilitated all steps in formation of emerging public companies to include; merger & acquisition, capital procurement, public formation, and management implementation. Southbridge engages annually in public company formation projects. Mr. Brewer and Southbridge have performed services in the environmental arena since 1992, and has ongoing experience in the healthcare energy and construction sectors.
Mr. Brewer has experience within all three of the current enterprise focuses. He provided management and guidance to five environmental services and technology companies that utilized his services to successfully complete emerging growth and management systems for continuum of success. He has provided management and business development services in healthcare for hospitals, practice assistance, and various service providers within the sector, Ron assisted six separate energy companies with their development and growth. He has developed and implemented three separate companies with the same construction products sectors.
Ron will be directly responsible for the overview management of the environmental division, Earthlinc Environmental Solutions and the corporate overview management of all divisions.
Jerry Niblett – Chief Operating Officer / Board Director
Mr. Niblett brings over 19 years of management success in oil & gas operations for both corporate and small-cap enterprise. His management expertise includes executive management, operations management in the energy sector, as well as direct management in disciplines that include; maintenance, emergency response, safety, environmental & hazardous materials, training, and exploration. His corporate employment includes; Dominion Energy, Texaco, Shell and Sunoco Pipeline LP.
Prior to RJD Green, Mr. Niblett served as a national director for Sunoco Pipeline LP heading a corporate turnaround team. Jerry helped structure an organizational growth from $37,000,000 EBITDA to $1,000,000,000 EBITDA in 8 years and had direct P/L responsibilities for annual expense budgets in excess of $25,000,000 and capital integration in excess of $500,000,000.
Energy sectors in which Jerry has participated include; petro-chemical refining, natural gas compression, crude oil pipeline and storage, oil & gas exploration, and business development within oil & gas products and services.
Jerry excels in creating, planning, implementing and maintaining needed and desired business divisions, or programs that enhance existing business disciplines. His vision and communication abilities are invaluable in emerging growth companies for creating initial launch stability and long-term success.
Mr. Niblett holds a B.S. degree in Total Quality Management graduating with honors. He is well credentialed in various disciplines within the energy field. Jerry is both a writer and editor within industry publications, noted operations management speaker, and is affiliated with multiple industry and civic organizations. Mr. Niblett has maintained a long term personal commitment to communitarian and societal efforts that he feels can make a difference in people’s lives both in the United States and abroad.
John Rabbitt – Chief Financial Officer / Board Director
John’s extensive and diverse background in business evolved through consistent promotion and growth within fortune 500 firms including The Pillsbury Company and PepsiCo, in addition to the CPA firm of Ernst and Ernst. This experience is enhanced by a twenty year career with one of America’s most successful Entrepreneurs (Forbes 102nd wealthiest U.S.A. person in 2008) where John was directly involved with numerous acquisitions and served in executive capacities for several multi-national subsidiaries. John played a key role in assisting the growth of MEI Corporation from $20 million annual revenue to $850 million annual revenue in nine years, at which time it was acquired by PepsiCo.
Mr. Rabbitt has served in CEO/COO and CFO positions for firms ranging from $5,000,000 to $300,000,000 annual revenue. He also served as a member of PepsiCo’s Mid-West Advisory Board, and as a Director and Secretary/Treasurer of their largest canning division.
John has a proven track record in both fast–growth and turn-around environments. Previous experience includes several notable projects:
* Barker Lemar Engineering where he was responsible for the restructuring and strategic growth of the company which resulted in 327% pre-tax growth within eight months.
* Served as the corporate Executive Vice President of MEI Diversified as well as Senior Executive Vice President with direct responsibility for finance, operations and strategic planning to include mergers and acquisitions for $300,000,000 annual sales and 22,000 employees.
* Re-designed financial systems, reporting and sales / marketing for L’Anza Research International resulting in sales growth of 100% over three years while reducing cost of operation by over 20%.
* Financial management assistance, strategic planning and merger / acquisition assistance for multiple companies that include Greater Dallas Homeland Security Alliance, Zone Innovations, The Comb Group, Exit Solutions and Power Pulse Technology.
Mr. Rabbitt’s education includes a BA in Accounting and Business from Drake University, graduate work at Xavier University in Cincinnati, and PepsiCo’s Management Institute.
Bryan Porto, Board Director
Mr. Porto brings over 30 years of senior executive experience in the public company arena, with expertise in international markets that include Asia, China, India, Europe, Eastern Europe, South America, and North America. His industry expertise includes software platforms and technology for the energy industry, retail markets, international consulting firms, and international marketing companies.
As an executive, officer and board director for public and private companies, Bryan has developed and implemented international partners, alliances and contracts that grew revenues over 65%. His experience also includes direct responsibility for operations in Brazil, China, India, Mexico and the United States.
Mr. Porto’s extensive experience can be immediately utilized to assist with the advancement of IoSoft Inc.’s software platforms, as well as in the long-term as acquisitions are brought forward and operations are assimilated into the RJD Green holding company business model.
Bryan holds a BA from PUC University in Brazil; and post-graduate degrees in international relations and mathematics from Lake Forest University in Illinois, USA. Porto speaks fluent English, Spanish, Portuguese and French.
Richard Billings – Technology Director
Richard Billings has more than 30 years’ experience in industrial research. His first work began in field testing for automotive chemicals. He then became a researcher and formulator with Executive Laboratories. In 1979 Richard and his brother purchased a research and testing company to further their own formulae development interests. Mr. Billings has formulated over 150 industrial products. He served as president of VIP Laboratories, Inc. for ten years. He has formulated and developed numerous products for companies including Southwest Sales Co, Diamond Chemical Company, Broco International, Industrial Lubricants, Nu-Look Chemical Co., Green Country Laboratories, Executive Laboratories and Environmental Solutions International, Inc. More than 150 formulae are now being marketed in the USA, Australia, Germany, China, Saudi Arabia, and Canada. All of Richard’s patents are for environmental products and process.
Mr. Billings designed a Machine Coolant Reconstruction System and Emulsion Breaker, which is a system used to reconstruct water soluble coolants, aqueous parts cleaner and detergent water. It utilizes dissolved air flotation (DAF) and an extensive polymer system. It was while working with the aqueous reconstruction equipment that he first became interested in environmental remediation concepts. This led to research that completed the development of a micro-encapsulation process used to clean up hydrocarbon contamination in soil.
Mr. Billings has numerous formulae in the detergent line. Some of these are: Industrial hard surface cleaners, solvent detergents, alkaline cleaners, non-butyl cleaners, acid detergents for trucks, truck and car wash detergents, rinse agents, disinfectants, waterless hand cleaners and lotions. Richard has formulated synthetic and semi-synthetic water soluble coolants for the machine and tool industry. He has a line of rust inhibitors and corrosion preventatives. He has developed specialty windshield wash detergents and concentrates. He developed a complete line of lubricants that have high performance ratings. These lubricants include gear lubes, motor oils, hydraulic additives and compressor oils. He has formulae for the racing industry, such as fuel additives, anti-smoke agents, friction reducing oils and transmission additives. In 1983, Mr. Billings became active in the d-limonene solvent research and developed a number of aggressive detergents and recyclable parts cleaner. Mr. Billings co-formulated a high temperature, non-melt grease that will withstand temperatures to 458 degree Fahrenheit, and is completely water proof.
Richard offers years of environmental and clean technology efforts, and holds numerous patented process and products that will be reviewed for their current market viability. He will lead our efforts in accessing technologies for validity and market penetration.
Richard will be directly responsible for review of all technologies considered by SHI and for the development of technologies utilized by SHI.
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J M Walker & Associates– Legal Council
Ms. Walker offers over 20 years of SEC legal practice and public company formation efforts. Additionally she brings merger & acquisition and traditional corporate law experience to the benefit of their clients.
Rex Washburn – Board Advisor
Rex offers 23 years of senior management experience with 17 of those years as Chief Executive Officer of both publicly held and private companies. Mr. Washburn is recognized as a corporate structural and “turnaround specialist, and has in-depth experience in international markets.
Noteworthy accomplishments include; CEO of a public company that had profit growth for seven consecutive years, CEO of a multi-national public company “turnaround” doubling its size after restructure, tenure as CEO of a franchise voted “Top 50 Growth Franchise” for two consecutive years by Entrepreneur Magazine, development of over 20 national and international formation companies and systems.
Rex has success experience as an executive in national / international enterprise efforts in both restructuring of companies and launching growth oriented enterprise.
Rex launched his executive career serving as executive vice president of Hunt Brothers.
Rex received a BA in finance from Regis University and a MS in Economics from the University of Edinburg. Rex served in Special Operations for the US Army in military service.
Paul Williams, M.D. – Board Directors Advisory
Dr. Williams has organized and led medical / humanitarian teams in numerous world disasters since 1991. From cyclones in Bangladesh, to refugee camps created for the Rwandan civil war, to hurricane ravaged Nicaragua and Honduras, to tsunami devastation in Banda Aceh, Indonesia, and earthquakes around the world.
His experience during more than twenty-five years of medical missions in 105 nations gives Paul a very unique perspective on world events and human interaction both abroad and in the United States. He was the founding director of Health Care Ministries of the Assemblies of God World Missions for 10 years. He was the first medical director of Operation Blessings, and founded International Healthcare both of which networks and facilitates organizations in humanitarian outreaches.
Dr. Williams experiences bring excellent skills in finance, management of rapid and fluid organizations growth and movement, overview vision and defining for achievement of organizational goals, and maintaining a strong moral compass for the corporation