News | November 6, 2018

Water Industry Veterans Join Axine's Leadership Team

Vancouver, Canada – On-site industrial wastewater treatment provider Axine Water Technologies announced today that Paris Neofotistos has joined the company as Vice President of Sales and Chris Morrison has joined Axine’s Board of Directors.

Paris has over 20 years of industry experience focused on municipal and industrial wastewater treatment. He has a proven track record in sales & marketing, product management, engineering and general management roles with specific expertise in developing and commercializing new technologies. In his current role as VP of Sales, Paris is responsible for building and leading the commercial organization to deliver Axine’s solutions to market.

“I’m excited to be a part of Axine because I believe in the team, the technology and the turnkey service delivery model to help many industries reduce costs, risks and operational challenges associated with industrial wastewater treatment” said Paris Neofotistos, VP of Sales.  “We have a great opportunity to address a large, unmet need in treating wastewater that traditionally requires off-site disposal in a more cost-effective and environmentally friendly way.”  

Chris Morrison has a 30 year plus record of success with water treatment leadership roles in North America, Asia and Europe.  As a recognized sustainable water technology executive (formerly VP at Ecolab) and team-builder, Chris has a proven track record of discovering high impact technologies, extracting maximum value, building high powered teams and driving process improvements.

“Axine’s technology, market focus and business model are very compelling, and I have a tremendous respect for the calibre of the team” states Chris Morrison, Axine Board Member.  “Bringing a new technology to market that solves real wastewater issues and disrupts the status quo is a worthy endeavor and I am thrilled to help.”

Axine’s President & CEO Jonathan Rhone commented, “We’ve created a solid foundation for growth and we’re now at a point now where we need to supercharge our commercial organization. Paris and Chris are proven leaders who will be pivotal to accelerating customer adoption, scaling revenue and generating sustained shareholder value. We’re very excited to attract this calibre of talent and experience.”

About Axine Water Technologies
Axine provides on-site wastewater systems that treat the toughest toxic organic pollutants produced by pharmaceutical, electronic, chemical and other industrial markets. Based on a breakthrough electrochemical oxidation technology that is smart, compact and scalable, Axine treats a wide range of pollutants such as ammonia, solvents, aromatics, nitrogen and other organics with zero waste. Axine’s unique service model allows for minimal capital investment, eliminates off-site trucking and disposal, ensures compliance, improves environmental performance and streamlines operational efficiency.  

For more information, please visit www.axinewater.com.

SOURCE: Axine Water Technologies