Former CEO Bob Davis named Chairman of the Board

San Diego, CA (Oct. 28, 2014) – CP Global,

the umbrella brand and parent company for CP Group (CP Manufacturing, Krause Manufacturing, MSS, and Advanced MRF), IMS Electronics,  IMS Recycling, and Handy Metal Mart, has named Terry Schneider President and Chief Executive Officer. His predecessor, the owner of CP Global, Bob Davis, has been named Chairman of the Board of Directors.

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Bob Davis and Terry Schneider


Bringing 25 years of experience and expertise to his new role, Schneider has an extensive background in the solid waste and recycling industry. For the last 2 years he assumed the role of CP Group’s President/COO. His former positions before joining CP Group were with Republic Services, leading their Corporate Recycling Operations Group, as well as Market Development where he led the Rail Operations Group.


“Over the past several years we have achieved remarkable growth and we require a high level of professionalism and organization to maintain and manage further growth with stability over the coming years. Terry has displayed the precise combination of high leadership and technical skills, along with the vision, drive, and moral compass required of a true leader,” says Davis.


Davis had been running the companies since his father and founder, Charles M. Davis, passed nearly 30 years ago. As Chairman, Davis will stay heavily involved in operations of all of the companies, with focus on design and mechanical engineering of CP Group’s advanced sort systems.


“I am very excited to transition into my new role and work with all of the CP Global companies. This is a pivotal time for us as we continue to grow and make positive changes,” adds Schneider.



CP Global, formerly IMS Group, is a group of companies involved in the recycling and waste management industries, including: manufacturing technologically advanced sort systems, engineering and developing recycling equipment components, developing electrical engineering data and control acquisition systems, operating one residential recycling facility, operating four compliant-heavy electronics recycling facilities, as well as operating one metal retail store and two scrap buyback centers. CP Global is the umbrella brand for CP Group (CP Manufacturing, Krause Manufacturing, MSS, and Advanced MRF), IMS Electronics, IMS Recycling, and Handy Metal Mart.


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