WCD Expands Services in Southeastern United States, Florida, and the Caribbean

  • 2017-05-25

New York, NY  May 25, 2017—WCD Group is pleased to announce a significant expansion in the environmental, property, and construction services we offer throughout Florida and in to the Caribbean through a Strategic Alliance with EE&G Holdings, LLC.  EE&G is a multi-disciplined environmental consulting firm based in southern Florida. EE&G is a leader in industrial hygiene, environmental consulting, monitoring and testing services, as well as soil/groundwater remediation and lead-based paint/asbestos/mold abatement. These services support WCD's environmental risk management, risk engineering, claims response, and litigation support projects. With offices in Miami, Tampa, Melbourne, and Orlando, Florida, and numerous Caribbean project experiences, EE&G…

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WCD to Sponsor Upcoming CLM Conference

  • 2017-03-27

New York, NY March 27, 2017—WCD Group, LLC is pleased to continue its sponsorship of the highly esteemed Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM) at its annual conference, the largest claims association conference in the country. This years' event will be held on March 29-31, 2017 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, TN. "WCD has been supporting the CLM organization since its inception," commented Chip D'Angelo, President of WCD Group. "We are proud to be a part of the growth of the CLM conference. It is a national, annual event that brings together stakeholders in the…

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WCD to Sponsor/Speak at the “Sustainable Property and Asset Based Transactions” Conference

  • 2017-02-07

New York, NY February 7, 2017—WCD Group, LLC is pleased to announce its continued participation as conference sponsor and topic speaker at the RTM Communications, Inc. event entitled Sustainable Property and Asset-Based Transactions: Closing Deals and Capturing Market Opportunities, being held from April 11 - 13, 2017 at the Sheraton Society Hill Hotel in Philadelphia PA. RTM is presenting this conference in collaboration with the Society of Environmental Insurance Professionals (SEIP). Wm. Chip D'Angelo, President of WCD Group, will be sharing his expertise and experiences regarding new industry trends and developments in a session on Redefining Risk Management Standards for…

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Legislation to Fast Track Green Buildings Doesn’t Go Far Enough

  • 2017-01-30

By Chip D'Angelo, CEO of Pennington-based WCD Group,  "All too often, sound environmental goals conflict with development goals and the results can be problematic for economic development, particularly here in New Jersey where red tape can wrap even the best developer into knots. Fortunately, a bill now moving through the state legislature is both environmentally smart and developer friendly and — a rarity — it still doesn't go far enough."

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WCD in the News – Hoboken’s Big Dig

  • 2017-01-15

“Advance took advantage of the fact that we had to dig that out and turned it into an economic upside,” said Chip D’Angelo, president of the environmental consulting firm WCD Group. “A lot of people don’t do that — they deal with them separately — so our message is: If you can tell us, as a cleanup engineer and manager, what you’re building, we can then better design and implement a cleanup to integrate with your new construction.

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WCD Acquires Ecosystems Strategies, Inc.

  • 2017-01-03

Pennington, NJ January 3, 2017- WCD Group, LLC announced today the acquisition of Ecosystems Strategies, Inc. (ESI). ESI is a leading environmental consulting firm that has been providing solutions to complex environmental issues since its incorporation in 1992. Based in Poughkeepsie, NY, ESI serves the NYC, Hudson Valley, and Southern Connecticut public and private markets. ESI is a full- service organization providing expertise in characterizing the scope of existing environmental conditions, formulating appropriate remedial objectives, assessing the cost effectiveness of various remedial options, securing necessary permits and approvals from the regulatory agencies, and implementing required remedial actions. The senior management…

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WCD Continues to Grow Its Risk Engineering, Claims, and Insurance Businesses

  • 2016-10-31

New York, New York, October 31, 2016—WCD Group, LLC is pleased to announce that Cal Spessard, Esq. has joined the WCD leadership team as Executive Vice President to lead WCD's continued growth in the Environmental, Construction and Property Risk, Claims, and Insurance arenas. Mr. Spessard has 30 years of extensive experience in the Insurance Industry. As a former senior executive for American International Group (AIG), Cal held the position of Senior Vice President and Manager of Claims, Multiple Lines for the Environmental Specialty Claims group. As part of the AIG executive team, Cal was involved in managing over 4,000 claims,…

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WCD to Speak at Upcoming Southwest CLM Conference

  • 2016-10-11

Pennington, NJ, October 11, 2016—The Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM) announced yesterday that WCD Group, LLC will be sponsoring the 2016 CLM Southwest Conference held at the Westin Dallas Downtown on November 3 - 4, 2016. CLM Southwest offers sessions on a wide range of important issues which will be covered during the interactive sessions. Participants will learn about the latest developments and strategies while networking with other industry professionals. In addition, Wm. Chip D'Angelo, President of WCD, will lead a panel on Environmental Risks in Construction in the afternoon of November 3. "We are pleased to continue our six-year relationship…

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WCD Further Expands Its Services In the Southeast Region

  • 2016-06-28

New York, NY, June 28, 2016—WCD is pleased to announce our continued growth and further expansion into the Southeastern United States markets. Although we have been serving our national customers out of our North Carolina and Tampa, Florida offices for many years, we have recently repositioned key executives and opened offices in Atlanta, Georgia and Miami, Florida.  These facilities now allow us to better supplement our real estate and construction customers in those areas with "boots on the ground" and more rapid response services, as well as minimize travel for our national claims practice. The Manager of our Atlanta offices…

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