Burke was born in Savannah and graduated from Groves High School and The University of Georgia. He entered the waste business by purchasing Superior Sanitation in 1976. In 1983, he permitted and opened Superior Landfill on Little Neck Rd. He grew Superior Sanitation to the second largest privately owned waste hauling and disposal company in the State of Georgia. When he sold Superior, his company was making 44,000 residential pickups each week. He sold the company to Waste management in 1991. He worked as Division President for Waste management for 7 years managing Savannah, Bluffton and Brunswick before starting Atlantic Waste in 1999. Atlantic Waste is located in the Coastal Empire and recently started the residential sector in 2011.
Ben was born and raised in Savannah where he graduated from Savannah Country Day School and The University of Georgia with a degree in Business Management. Ben began working for Atlantic Waste in 1999, sweeping the shop and performing the preventative maintenance of the vehicles. After graduating from high school, Ben participated in sales during his summer's home from college. After college Ben became a full time sales man and was promoted to Vice President in 2009.
RESIDENTIAL OPERATIONS MANAGER