Latest News & Announcements for the month of April 2017

  • A1 Assets and Vann Data Services Host 10th Annual Spring Cleaning E-Recycling Event in Daytona Beach

    Posted by: Andre Klass
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    LONGWOOD, Florida (April 9, 2017) – A1 Assets and Vann Data Services are teaming up to host their tenth annual electronics recycling collection drive in Daytona Beach. This yearly event provides a valuable opportunity for residents and businesses of Volusia County to dispose of their old devices for free, with the peace of mind that their devices will be properly handled by the state’s leading certified electronics recycling company.

    The collection drive will take place on Thursday, April 13th, between 10am-2pm, at the Vann Data headquarters located at 1801 Dunn Avenue in Daytona Beach. At this event, computers, servers, laptops, monitors, printers, phones, office equipment, batteries, stereo systems, circuit boards, and many more types of electronic devices will be accepted, to be properly processed by A1 Assets' recycling specialists in accordance with the R2, ISO 14001, and OHSAS 18001 certification standards. All data on any hard drives and embedded memory of donated electronics will be securely wiped in accordance with the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) guidelines and organizational best practices.

    "It is a privilege to be a part of this decade-long partnership with Vann Data to offer a direct avenue for the Daytona Beach community to properly discard their unwanted electronics," said David Leavitt, President and CEO of A1 Assets. "At last year's event, we had a very strong turnout with over 24,000 pounds of e-waste collected."

    "In the nine years Vann Data has offered this service to our community, we have collected over 98 tons of discarded computer equipment, reducing the amount of hazardous materials and electronic scrap in our landfill," said Janice Huffstickler, President of Vann Data Services, Inc.

    For businesses and residents with more than a pickup truck load, please contact A1 Assets directly by calling 407-339-7030 or emailing recycle@a1assets.com. Please note that TVs are not being accepted at this event.

    About A1 Assets, Inc.:

    A1 Assets, Inc. services Fortune 1000 companies and government accounts across Florida and the Southeastern United States by providing industry-leading asset management services including innovative remarketing and superior electronics recycling. A1 Assets, Inc. is the only company in Central Florida certified in the Responsible Recycling Practices (R2), ISO 14001:2004, and OHSAS 18001:2007 standards guaranteeing data security and environmentally friendly materials management. For more information, please visit A1 Assets’ official website.

    Media Contact:

    Andrew Hoopper, President
    Andrew@A1Assets.com
    407-339-7030 ext. 223