James P. GoreyChief Executive Officer
James Gorey is the Chief Executive Officer of First Call Environmental. His role is to run the company and to create and develop strategic business agreements.
Prior to joining the company, Mr. Gorey was the founder of Industrial Procurement Services (IPS), a company focused on the distribution of fuel additives and concrete products to commercial, industrial, and transportation focused companies.
Mr. Gorey’s role at IPS was to identify and secure revenue streams. After two years, revenues were approximately two million dollars. IPS provided a large number of its clients outsourcing services, which included trucking, logistics, and landfill management. The relationships built at IPS provide First Call with a strong customer base as well as experience in emergency response and remediation service.
Mr. Gorey has also held management positions with major construction equipment firms on the east coast. His responsibilities included customer management, sales, marketing, and problem solving. During his career, Mr. Gorey has grown environmental and industrial product and services into multimillion-dollar business units.
First Call Environmental’s business is based on developing needed products and services for Departments of Transportation, large corporations, municipalities, transport companies, and construction firms. Mr. Gorey has used his extensive experience to create mutually-beneficial partnerships between First Call and companies within these industries.
Mr. Gorey looks forward to combining his equipment, by-product management, and environmental remediation expertise at First Call. With increased environmental regulatory challenges and the need to create cost-effective solutions for generators of waste, he brings a unique skill set to First Call.
Mr. Gorey received a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Virginia Commonwealth University and his Master of Arts in Business from the University of Michigan.