LOS ANGELES, May 24, 2022--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mark Newton, Head of Corporate Sustainability for Samsung Electronics America, is a featured guest this week on the Impact Podcast with John Shegerian. The show is hosted by Shegerian, Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of ERI, the nation’s leading fully integrated IT and electronics asset disposition provider and cybersecurity-focused hardware destruction company.
Netwon is responsible for sustainable business strategy for Samsung Electronics in North America. He connects internal teams and leads external engagements, communications and reputation management activities to enhance the company's sustainable business practices including climate and energy strategy, circularity and product stewardship programs, sustainable operation of facilities, and responsible sourcing.
"It was an honor to have long-time friend and visionary sustainability superstar Mark Newton of the iconic and forward-thinking electronics leader, Samsung, on our show," said Shegerian. "Not only is Mark a great colleague and partner, he is also one of the foremost experts on circularity and responsibly managing the lifecycle of electronics today. It was also exciting to hear news of Samsung’s latest planet-friendly initiatives. Mark’s an inspiration to current and future sustainability leaders everywhere and I’m excited for our audience to hear our discussion!"
"It was a pleasure speaking with John on the Impact Podcast," said Newton. "I enjoyed our in-depth conversation about the ways Samsung is making everyday changes for a meaningful impact on our environment."
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