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October 26, 2016 - Cherry Welcomes New Management Team Member

HOUSTON, TX — Cherry Cos. welcomes Ivan Svec in joining their management team as one of their Vice Presidents. Svec has extensive experience in the construction industry and will serve to strengthen the continued growth in the organization, as well as execute key business strategies. “It is very exciting to have the opportunity to join […]

October 20, 2016 - Cherry Promotes From Within

HOUSTON, TX — Cherry Companies has recently announced the promotion of Emmanuel “Manny” Merino as Division Manager over their Safety Department. Merino has been with Cherry for 2 years and has diligently worked to educate Cherry’s field personnel in areas of safety culture practices and teamwork principles. “I am honored to be a part of […]

July 14, 2016 - Cherry Safety Practices Honored 4th Consecutive Year

HOUSTON, TX (July 13, 2016) The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Greater Houston Chapter honored Cherry Demolition the highest award—Diamond level—for the Safety Training Evaluation Process (STEP) program at their membership breakfast on July 8th, 2016 in Houston, Texas. Joe Rizzo, Vice President of Business Development, was present at the annual breakfast to receive the […]

October 1, 2015 - CHERRY HONORED WITH CLEAN AIR CHAMPION AWARD

HOUSTON, TX – Houston-Galveston Area Council (HGAC) hosted its 15th annual Clean Air Leadership Awards Program to honor Cherry Companies with the Clean Air Champion Award, along with 26 other local businesses, organizations and governments for their commitment to support voluntary measures reducing air pollution and promoting regional air quality initiatives. Cherry Companies has implemented […]

September 8, 2015 - CHERRY WELCOMES NEW ‘FAMILY’ MEMBER

HOUSTON, TX – Cherry is pleased to announce the addition of C J Waller Jr. to the Cherry team. Coming from L&W Excavators, where he served as company president and CEO, CJ’s relationship with Cherry has developed from a mutual alignment of interest and consulting, to a full-time position, where he will be working on […]

June 15, 2015 - CHERRY COMPANIES ANNOUNCES NEW MANAGEMENT PROMOTION

HOUSTON, TX – Wesley Guidry, Cherry Companies Vice President of Portable Concrete and Asphalt Recycling has recently announced the promotion of Patrick Bridges to Divisional Manager. Patrick has been with Cherry for 5 years and has served in a number of roles that began as a heavy equipment operator. “I’m excited to have the opportunity […]

November 28, 2014 - A&M VISITS CHERRY COMPANIES

Houston, TX – Cherry Companies and Texas A&M’s Construction Science Department teamed up for a day to move the classroom to a real world worksite. Aspiring construction industry professionals had the opportunity to experience in late November, a hands-on, up close look at operations of one of the nation’s leading recycling and demolition companies. Recognized […]

November 5, 2014 - Cherry Recognized for Outstanding Achievement in Demolition

  Nov 5th, 2014 – Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of Greater Houston honored a merit award to Cherry Companies for their Favrot Apartment Demolition at the 14th annual Excellence in Construction Gala. This prestigious honor was granted at the Wortham Theater in front of more than 200 fellow construction professionals. Cherry Companies submitted their […]

October 7, 2014 - Industrial Division Promotes From Within

Cherry has recently announced the promotion of Zach Stark to Divisional Manager of Cherry’s Industrial Division. Stark has been with Cherry for 9 years and started his career as a burner and ground-man straight out of college. He eventually worked his way up to project manager before assuming his new responsibilities. Stark says he is […]

August 13, 2014 - New City Partnership Aims To Keep Concrete Out Of Landfills

By: Florian Martin, August 11th, 2014 06:00 AM At the Cherry concrete recycling center on Holmes Road, trucks were dumping big blocks of concrete into a large funnel. “That kind of sifts out some of the dirt,” Max Hounshell with Cherry Companies said. He pointed to some workers at a conveyor belt. “After the guys kind of hand-sift […]