Former Georgia-Pacific Executive Strengthens IntegriCo’s Recycling Strategy

Posted on Friday, May 17, 2019 by Julie Dion

Former Georgia-Pacific Executive Strengthens IntegriCo’s Recycling Strategy

Brian Gaughan joins IntegriCo as Executive Vice President of Business Development

Sarepta, LA – IntegriCo Composites CEO Scott Mack named Brian Gaughan the new Executive Vice President of Business Development.

“IntegriCo is honored to have Brian Gaughan join the ranks of its leadership. Gaughan is an advocate of innovation and will bring years of experience in raw material procurement, operations, and sales, which will be a great benefit to our overreaching mission at IntegriCo,” said Mack.

With over 28 years in the recycling industry, Gaughan comes to IntegriCo after spending five years with Koch Industries working as the General Manager of the Georgia-Pacific Plastics Division. Through implementing innovative strategies and assembling top talent, there was a 300% profit improvement under his management. Gaughan also executed a new platform that saved Georgia-Pacific over $7 million within 24 months of its launch.

“IntegriCo is on the forefront of innovation in sustainable infrastructure, and I am excited to be a part of this groundbreaking company. I will be focused on making IntegriCo the most trusted, dominant and leading manufacturer of composite railroad ties and related products worldwide,” explains Gaughan.

Before Georgia-Pacific, Gaughan worked seven years at Greenstar North America as the Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing. As a founding partner, he oversaw the development of the start-up before it was sold to Waste Management. In his previous roles also at Waste Management, Enron Pulp and Paper, and Smurfit-Stone Container Company, Gaughan developed extensive knowledge and management experience that will benefit IntegriCo’s strategy to produce at least 1 million rail ties annually by the year 2020.

About IntegriCo Composites

Founded in 2007, IntegriCo is a manufacturer of composite railway products including railway crossties and composite grade crossings.  Utilizing patented manufacturing technology, IntegriCo produces its products from 100% recycled plastics.  Since commencing operations, IntegriCo has diverted in excess of 80 million pounds of landfill-bound plastics to the manufacture of valuable infrastructure products sold to a widely varied customer base. Current IntegriCo clients include Union Pacific railway, U.S. military, Rock island Arsenal, as well as continuing international shipments to support the infrastructure of Germany and Russia.  For additional information, visit 

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