ron bergeronJanuary 11, 2013
Bergeron has allied with Southern Waste Systems of Palm Beach County to compete against Waste Management, which has long been a power in the waste disposalbusiness in South Florida.
One of Waste Management’s leaders in the early years was Wayne Huizenga, who then went on to take Blockbuster and AutoNation (NYSE: AN) to success.
The hearing involved the city of Miramar awarding a contract to the Sun-Bergeron Partnership that Waste Management tried to usurp. The contract is widely expected to be used as a model by other Broward County cities and help lower rates for solid waste services, which are often a major expense for both households and businesses.
Bergeron is a developer, land owner, contractor and mine owner who often appears at social events wearing western garb, complete with a cowboy hat. He also speaks passionately about the Everglades, which are pretty much across the street from his western Broward ranch.
A few years ago, he lost the tip of one finger when he was giving a demonstration about alligator wrestling.Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. ← miami dade county worker rights miami roll off grow →