Today, Perkins is VP of Cascade Cart Solutions, which she said is "making a positive impact in the communities we serve." Learn more about Jo-Anne through GRBJ's Influential Women Q&A profile.
On The Business Builders Show, host Marty Wolff spoke with Cascade Engineering’s president and CEO, Mark Miller, and the executive vice president and chief administrative officer, Kenyatta Brame.
“Grand Rapids Business Journal” praises Jo-Anne Perkins for her career in manufacturing.
Evolving Into Food Scraps Composting, BioCycle November 2015 - New England Compost uses 32-gallon, wheeled carts made by Cascade
Following closely on the heels of the NWRA's first Sustainability Partnership Game Changer award for Hillsborough County Florida, Cascade extends its partnership to another Florida community to improve the residential curbside collection services in Orange County.
Cascade Cart Solutions was among those honored with the National Waste & Recycling Association's first Sustainability Partnership Game Changer award presented to the “Fill it, Tilt it, That’s how we roll” campaign. This project was a collaboration between Kessler Consulting, Hillsborough County Government in Florida, Progressive Waste, Republic Services, Waste Management, ESG, McNeilus Trucks, Sonrai Systems, Schaefer Systems, Cascade Cart Solutions, WasteRec Services and Trio Environmental Solutions.
The Manufacturing Institute Honors Jo-Anne Perkins and Caitlin Townsend Lamb with STEP Ahead Awards
Cascade designs incentivized, volume-based pricing models with fully-automated collection systems to reduce operation costs and increase landfill diversion rates.
Although RFID technology implementations do require change amongst an operations team, the benefit of the information these systems can provide far outweighs the changes required. In most instances, the output of these tools tends to lead to more solutions than the hauler or municipality originally intended. Cascade's Director of Technology and Information Management, Mark Harvey, expands on what RFID can do for the MSW industry, and how to evaluate when to implement RFID in your operations...
Cascade Cart Solutions to Introduce CartLogic® at WasteExpo 2014 - Demos of the web-based cart management software available at Booth #1541