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EcoGroup USA Appoints Dr. Azuka Anyiam to Executive Advisory Board

EcoGroup USA is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Azuka Anyiam to the Executive Advisory Board as the Director of Caribbean Business Development, effective January 1, 2021. Dr. Anyiam is the CEO of VICA Technologies LLC, former President Emeritus of the African and Caribbean Business Council (ACBC), and a trusted advisor to many African and Caribbean Ambassadors.

Automation Research Group and REX Company Partners with EcoGroup USA for the Development of the IAQ Sensor Monitoring System

EcoGroup USA is pleased to announce a technology collaboration with Automation Research Group of Pennsylvania and REX Company of Delaware for the development of the IAQ monitoring system that is part of EcoSense Platforms™.

EcoGroup USA Announces Plans for Caribbean Summit

EcoGroup USA has announced the proposal of an Indoor Air Quality Risk Mitigation Summit that will take place in the late spring of 2021 in Nassau, Bahamas, where evidence-based solutions to the challenges currently faced by public and private sectors shut down due to the pandemic will be presented.

EcoGroup USA Welcomes Dave R. Wall, P.E. to Technical Advisory Board

EcoGroup USA is pleased to announce the appointment of Dave R. Wall, P.E. to the Technical Advisory Board, effective November 2, 2020.  Dave and EcoGroup USA CEO Gregory Shiffner enjoy a close working relationship.  Dave is a leading MEP Project Engineer and Sustainability Consultant, as well as Chairman and CEO of The Wall Consulting Group, Inc. (TWIG).  Licensed in 42 states, Wall has an extensive background in IAQ and HVAC design and specializes in research, development, and engineering, with a focus on geothermal heat-pump analysis & design. In addition, Dave has considerable experience with, CoGen systems, ENERGYSTAR benchmarking, LEED Certification, energy-efficient, and water conservative design of buildings.

Vivera Pharmaceuticals Partners with EcoGroup USA in the Distribution of its BioZone Sanitizing Stations

Vivera Pharmaceuticals is excited to announce a distribution partnership with EcoGroup USA for Vivera’s BioZone, an advanced access control device intended for sanitization in high occupancy settings. BioZone is designed to combine facial recognition, integrated biometrics, and a hospital grade FDA and EPA approved organic sanitization mist (OSM) to provide a completely integrated solution for high occupancy and high traffic settings. It can be customized to address the specific and diverse needs of different facilities.

EcoGroup USA Supports Soccer Universities and Philadelphia Fury’s Dual Player Pathway Program

EcoGroup USA is proud to announce its support to Soccer Universities and Philadelphia Fury’s Dual Player Pathway Program. The program, developed by Soccer Universities in collaboration with Philadelphia Fury, helps young men achieve their dream of playing professional soccer while receiving stellar post-secondary education.


Fresh-AIRE UV, a world-leader in HVAC Ultraviolet Disinfection Systems, and a licensor to for EcoGroup USA and its EcoPure Aire UV line of UVC products, has successfully completed phase-1 third-party testing of their residential, commercial, and healthcare products for effectiveness against SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19 disease). In the test report titled “SARS-CoV-2 Neutralization by Germicidal UV Light System from Fresh-Aire UV” the systems delivered greater than 4-log inactivation (>99.99%) on the SARS-CoV-2 virus within 0-2 seconds of exposure to Fresh-Aire UV UVC 254nm light systems.

Ken Echevarria Vice-President of Technical Development

EcoGroup USA today announced the appointment of Ken Echevarria as Vice-President of Technical Development for EcoGroup USA effective immediately. In this position, Ken will lead the ECOSENSE Platform™ team, which is a collaboration between EcoGroup USA’s staff and its technical advisory board. The ECOSENSE Platform™ is EcoGroup USA’s next-generation Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Enterprise Management System. Ken will lead the team, which is responsible for the development and management of Sensor Equipment Technology, Cloud Data Management Infrastructure, Visual Analytics and Dashboards.

EcoGroup USA Opens Eatontown Office

Plans to develop operations in Eatontown, NJ, were initiated in August. The new office will be the company’s fourth location and strategically located to allow for future expansion in central NJ . The new office will allow EcoGroup USA to expand their product offerings and transform the company into a provider and subject matter expert on energy-efficient technologies.

Appointment of Vince Murphy as Executive Vice President

EcoGroup USA welcomes Vince Murphy as Executive Vice President effective September 1st, 2020. In this position, Vince is responsible for General Administrative and Operational Management of the company.

Dr. Haines Appointed as Chief Technology Officer

EcoGroup USA, developer of EcoSense Platforms, announced today the appointment of Dr. Harold Haines, Ph. D., as Chief Technology Officer (CTO), effective August 15th, 2020. Dr. Haines has 45 plus years of executive managerial and consulting experience in the healthcare industry, with a broad background in pharmaceuticals, diagnostics, medical devices, and therapeutics, and is a former tenured Professor of Pathology (with appointments in Microbiology, Immunology, Dermatology, and Obstetrics and Gynecology) at the University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida.

EcoGroup USA Appoints Gregory Shiffner Sr. as Chief Executive Officer

EcoGroup USA today announced the appointment of Gregory Shiffner, Sr. as inaugural Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. The appointment was a condition of the recently announced partnership between the two-year old EcoGroup USA and New Jersey based STAT Group, LLC.

EcoGroup USA and Fresh Aire UV Enter Into A Partnership Agreement

EcoGroup USA and Jupiter Florida based Fresh-Aire UV  entered into a strategic partnership agreement effective immediately. For 20 years, Fresh-Aire UV (FAUV) has been the world leader in proprietary germicidal UV light disinfection for HVAC applications, and their products are innovative and quality-made in the USA.

EcoGroup USA Executes Marketing Agreement with I-OnTemp

EcoGroup USA today entered into a marketing agreement with I-OnTemp, creators of the military-grade thermal imaging body temperature scanning device, I-OnTemp. I-OnTemp provides the power and accuracy of large-scale access controls systems in a next generation mobile unit.

EcoGroup USA and One Management Partners Enter Into A Partnership Agreement

EcoGroup USA and One Management Partners today enters into a partnership agreement. One Management Partners (OMP), an industry leader in providing clean and safe commercial spaces for over 18 years, pioneered the two-step process in cleaning and disinfecting, utilizing cutting-edge tools as well as eco-friendly and human-friendly anti-microbial solutions to complete the cleaning task quickly and effectively.

EcoGroup USA Executes Supply Agreement with TekWeld

EcoGroup USA today entered into a supply agreement with TekWeld for the provision of some its consumer personal protection equipment (PPE) including hand sanitizers, antimicrobial mask sprays, and antimicrobial hand foams. Tekweld is a cutting-edge supplier for unique items that are hard to find anywhere else.