CheckSammy’s Cameron Funk Named to Waste360’s 2023 40 Under 40 Awards List

Recognized as a Next-Generation Leader in the Waste, Recycling and Organics Industry

Dallas, TX February 9, 2023 – CheckSammy today announces Cameron Funk, Chief Sustainability Officer has been named to Waste360’s 2023 40 Under 40 awards list, which showcases the next-generation of leaders in waste, recycling and organics who are shaping the future of the industry.

CheckSammy offers waste removal, power washing, recycling and sustainability services throughout North America. Leveraging a nationwide network of independent haulers and bespoke logistics and recycling facilities, CheckSammy tackles complex waste and recycling challenges in a fiscally and environmentally sustainable way.

We’ve always felt Cam was an integral member of our company and our executive team” said Sam Scoten, CheckSammy’s Cofounder and CEO, “and we’re ecstatic to also see him recognized as an integral member of the waste and recycling industries by a respected organization like Waste 360”.

 “Congratulations to the 2023 class of Waste360 40 Under 40 award winners. Our industry is filled with tremendous innovation and talent. We were blown away by all of the impressive nominations and we are excited to celebrate the outstanding achievements of these winners at WasteExpo,” said Liz Bothwell, Head of Content & Marketing and Waste360 NothingWasted! Podcast Host.

The Waste360 40 Under 40 awards program recognizes inspiring and innovative professionals under the age of 40 whose work in the waste, recycling and organics industry has made a significant contribution to the industry. The winners are involved in every part of the waste and recycling industry, including haulers, municipalities, composters, recycling professionals, policymakers and product suppliers.

A panel of expert judges from Waste360 evaluated the nominations and consulted with an external advisor to select the finalists and winners.

The winners will be honored during an awards ceremony at WasteExpo, North America’s largest solid waste, recycling and organics industry event, May 1-4, 2023 in New Orleans, LA.

About CheckSammy
CheckSammy offers same-day waste removal, recycling and sustainability services throughout North America. Leveraging data-centric proprietary technology, customized solutions and its nationwide network of independent haulers and reverse recycling carriers, CheckSammy tackles each customer’s complex waste and recycling challenges in a fiscally and environmentally sustainable way. As a trusted partner to many of the world’s leading brands, CheckSammy helps customers of all sizes navigate an unregulated waste system with technology to inform smarter, more transparent business decisions.

 About WasteExpo

WasteExpo is the leading event in North America for waste, recycling and organics professionals from the private and public sector. WasteExpo offers an interactive conference program that dives deep into vital industry topics such as recycling, landfills, fleet management, collections, organics, safety, food waste and recovery, and more. WasteExpo also boasts a robust Exhibit Hall showcasing hundreds of exhibitors and the latest industry solutions. WasteExpo is co-located with the Waste360 Investor Summit, the Waste360 Healthcare Waste Conference, the Waste360 Business Leadership Forum and Waste360 Sustainability Talks.

About the Waste360 Group

The Waste360 Group harnesses the power of its many properties to serve the solid waste and recycling industry. The industry widely consumes this content in the form of websites, live events, online learning and digital opportunities and includes:, WasteExpo, The Global Waste Management Symposium and topical and timely eNewsletters including Waste360 Daily Wire. Waste360’s NothingWasted! Podcast features the rockstars of the waste, recycling and organics industry weekly for the latest news and insights on people behind the industry. For more information, visit

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