Matthew Fleeger’s Humble Beginnings
Matthew Fleeger has a degree from Southern Methodist University in Texas, where he studied business, finance, and marketing. Matthew understood early that he wanted to follow in his father’s foot steps, so he devoted his time to getting his business skills together. To gain the experience he needed for the oil and gas industry, Matthew took on various executive leadership roles within the industry. He worked within many major oil and gas companies based in Texas, and finally started a career within his father’s company, Gulf Coast Western.
In 1993, Matthew left Gulf Coast Western and took his extensive experience and put it to work by founding his own company, MedSolutions, Inc a management company. MedSolutions specializes in removing, transporting and disposing of medical waste from medical institutions. With Matthew holding the reins and using his savvy skills, MedSolutions soared to the top as one of the industries leading healthcare waste management companies. Stericycle, Inc. noticed Matthew’s prowess in founding and marketing MedSolutions and paid a lump sum of $59 million for its purchase.
Besides his acquisition, marketing, and business skills; Matthew had a knack for starting up small business and making them mega stars in the their industry. Matthew set his eyes on the tanning industry and founded two small companies that are now worth millions. The two companies he founded and flourished with his leadership are Palm Beach Tan and Mystic Tan, both are formidable companies.
Welcome Back, Matthew Fleeger – Gulf Coast Western
After the sale of his company, MedSolutions, Matthew returned to Gulf Coast Western to lead it into the future. Matthew took on the leadership role as President and Chief Executive Officer at Gulf Coast. Matthew Fleeger has proven that he is the perfect fit for Gulf Coast Western with his multiple talents and experience that he has gradually gained over the years. Matthew will truly continue the family legacy, by forging a new era for Gulf Coast Western, and furthering its climb up the ladder as a top oil and gas company.