Revolution Recycling provides a comprehensive suite of services for the disposition of corporate IT assets.
Revolution’s suite of IT asset disposition programs are complemented by the secure end-of-life recycling and destruction services provided by Shift Recycling, Revolution’s parent company. The full spectrum of available service offerings provide corporate IT departments with complete and convenient solutions for end-of-life equipment, minimizing cost and maximizing residual asset value, while mitigating data security risk and environmental impact. We strive to provide best-in-industry customer service to all of our clients, and are committed to the core values of professionalism, integrity, health and safety, and environmental stewardship.
Gary started Shift Recycling in 2010 and has grown it to one of the largest recyclers of electronic waste in Ontario. A “recovering lawyer”, Gary is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario in a combined LL.B. and Honours Business Administration. Gary’s goal is to build a great international organization that is the company of choice for local, national and international: e-waste collection; IT value recovery; data destruction; useable parts and item trading; end-of-life e-waste processing; and e-scrap trading services. When not recycling electronics (which doesn’t happen often), Gary can be found exploring the world with his wife and daughter.
President - Revolution Recycling
Mark founded Revolution Recycling in Toronto, Canada in 2011 and sold the business to Shift Recycling Inc. in 2016. Mark now sits on the board of directors of Shift and brings a true passion for people and entrepreneurship to both Revolution and Shift. Mark is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario and has been in involved in the operation of many businesses across several different industries. When not recycling electronics, Mark can be found at home or the cottage with his wife and son.
Vice President, Business Development - Shift Recycling / Revolution Recycling
With over 13 years of direct experience in the electronics recycling industry, Clayton brings a wide range of experience to Shift and Revolution including work with all of Canada’s provincial stewardship programs and setting up national return programs for many top Fortune 500 companies. When not recycling electronics Clayton can be found with his wife and son, wine in hand, at his farm in Prince Edward County.
Director, Business Development - Revolution Recycling
Ari brings over 20 years of successful sales leadership in various roles in the IT VAR and Recycling industry. Ari brings a true passion for providing excellent customer service to corporate and government clients. When not recycling electronics, Ari can be found spending time with his family, swinging a club, or casting a line in the Gulf of Mexico.
Director, Compliance - Shift Recycling/Revolution Recycling
Mike spearheads the compliance efforts at both Shift and Revolution. He is in charge of internal and external audits to the various standards and accreditations as well as downstream vendor compliance and approvals. With 10 years’ experience in various compliance roles, production supervision, firefighting services, fire prevention, building and fire code citations, Mike continues upgrading his skills at every opportunity. When not recycling electronics, Mike can be found maintaining a healthy, active lifestyle at the gym.
Director, Trading - Shift Recycling
Trained in finance, and forever fascinated by people, trade, and the captivating world of scrap commodities, Ali is in his natural habitat at Shift. Ali is always learning about the world around him, and brings in dedication, transparency, and value maximization to Shift’s customers and trading partners. When not recycling electronics, Ali can be found amongst people, outdoors exploring the endless universe, or within the confines of a philosophy book.