Matthew Fleeger: Attaining Growth in a Variety of Industries

Matthew H. Fleeger is currently employed as the Director, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Gulf Coast Western, LLC. He has extensive knowledge of business with his special areas of expertise including mergers and acquisitions, corporate structuring, and joint ventures. Fleeger has also been involved in leveraging and procuring funds to expand capital needs of small development and growth companies. His experience in the oil and gas industry spans several decades.

Educated at Southern Methodist University, Matthew Fleeger received his Bachelor’s Degree in Business with Marketing and Finance specializations from the Cox School of Business.

Matthew Fleeger got an early start in the gas and oil industry as he was able to learn from the hard work of his father who started a successful oil and gas company known as Gulf Coast Western in 1970. After graduating from college, Matt Fleeger went on to work at several different gas and oil companies based in the Texas area, including the one owned by his father. He continued his work in gas and oil from 1986-1993 when he decided to start his own business.

In 1993 Matt Fleeger established MedSolutions, Inc. This company was founded as a widely diversified holding company which was most highly specialized in the disposal, transportation, and treatment of medical waste. As CEO, President, Chairman, and Director between 1993 and 2007, Fleeger developed the company into quite a force within the healthcare waste management sector. In 2007 Fleeger proudly sold the company to industry leader Stericycle in the $59 million dollar range.

Interestingly, Fleeger also had an instrumental role in founding two successful businesses in the tanning industry. He co-founded Mystic Tan which has now grown into the largest franchises of spray-on tanning booths in the United States. Fleeger was additionally influential in growing Palm Beach Tan from a tiny six store operation into one of the biggest and most profitable operations for indoor tanning in the country.

Following the sale of MedSolutions, Inc., Matthew Fleeger launched his return into the gas and oil industry. As the President and CEO of Gulf Coast Western, possessing the distinct knowledge of acquisitions, mergers, make Fleeger an exceptional candidate to guide the company through an expected period of significant growth.

Fleeger is currently back in the oil and gas industry after selling his interests in his other companies and it will be exciting to watch what he does in his current position as President and CEO of Gulf Coast Western.

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