Matt Skinner Takes Over Sales Regional Manager Role

Houston, Texas (January 16, 2012) – GSE announces today that Matt Skinner will take over the role as Regional Manager for the Southeast Region formerly held by Mike Rublaitus. Matt will also continue to manage his current role as Regional Manager - Midwest Region until a replacement is found. During this transition, Matt will be responsible for both sales regions and will continue to provide the best geosynthetic brands, partnerships and dealer support that customers have come to expect from GSE.

In his new role, Matt will be responsible for the overall sales, technical, project management and marketing of GSE geosynthetic product lines to customers in Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina, while developing new market opportunities and obtaining engineering specifications of GSE products to continue growing this critical region for GSE.

With more than 13 years of engineered plastics experience, Matt will be a tremendous asset for our business in the Southeast Region, as he brings extensive knowledge of both geosynthetic products and installation requirements to the territory. “I am thrilled to be back in the Southeast Region and to be working with customers I have known for years and looking forward to building new relationships”, Matt said.

Matt has a B.S. degree from Utah State University in Business Psychology. He will continue to report to Ryan Blanchard, Director of North America Sales.

We want to deeply thank Michael Rublaitus for his professional service on behalf of GSE and wish him every success in his new endeavors.

We congratulate and welcome Matt in his new role. He can be reached by email at, at his office at 281-230-8635, or on his mobile at 832-584-4720 to address all your containment questions.

About GSE

GSE is a leading manufacturer and marketer of geosynthetic lining products and services. We've built a reputation of reliability through our dedication to providing consistency of product, price and protection to our global customers.

Our commitment to innovation, our focus on quality and our industry expertise allow us the flexibility to collaborate with our clients to develop a custom, purpose-fit solution.