ERI, LLC Announces Key Hire - Bill McGuinness

Bill McGuinness Charlotte, North Carolina - Environmental Risk Innovations, LLC (ERI) is pleased to announce the recent hire of Bill McGuinness as a sign of the company's continued commitment to expand its environmental risk management services.  Mr. McGuinness possesses over 25 years of experience in the environmental consulting field and will serve as ERI's Hydrogeologist and Environmental Risk Scientist.

Prior to joining ERI, Mr. McGuinness served as Senior Project Manager with ATC Associates Inc. His responsibilities included, but were not limited to, managing due diligence reports, technical oversight of environmental assessments and remediation projects, and supervision of Phase I assessments, vapor intrusion assessments, bioaerosol and hazardous building material surveys. In addition, Mr. McGuinness has many years of experience working with contaminant fate and transport modeling, Brownfield development permitting, groundwater resource investigations and facilitating compliance with environmental laws and regulations for his clients.

Mr. McGuiness is a registered Professional Geologist in the states of North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida and Georgia and is a Earth and Environmental Science Lecturer at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, SC.  He received a Bachelor of Science in Geology-Geophysics from the University of Missouri-Rolla and a Master of Science Degree in Geology from the University of Toledo.

Greg Lathan, President of ERI, commented, “The 25+ years of experience Bill has in the industry gives him a solid technical background which will make him an incredible addition to ERI’s environmental risk review staff.  His delightful “can do” demeanor will augment ERI’s current technical and administrative staff and serve as a major asset to our solid base of commercial lending clients nationwide!”

About Environmental Risk Innovations, LLC
For over a decade, ERI has been dedicated to providing commercial lenders with effective and efficient due diligence services and guidance.  ERI is staffed with environmental professionals whose diverse experience and expertise enable ERI to offer a wide variety of traditional and progressive risk management services.   ERI is not a traditional environmental consulting firm that performs Phase I or Phase II Environmental Site Assessments.  As a result, ERI’s recommendations represent a truly independent, third party opinion that incorporates the environmental risk tolerance of the client bank.

For more information on ERI's environmental consulting expertise, please contact Karen Connell at kconnell@eRiskInnovations.com or 866.913.9738.

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