Management Team

A Management Team with Vision, Intelligence and Experience.

Global warming is no ordinary problem. It’s the problem of our times – and our children’s times. Solving it will require the efforts of the best minds of our generation. GWSO’s two co-founders are all Ph. D.’s with areas of specialty perfectly matched to the business. All have stellar academic and business credentials and track records. And all have pledge their lives to and staked their reputations on the success of this business and its ability to reverse the deadliest trend on the planet today.

Michael Pollastro


Michael Pollastro was appointed as Chairman of the Board for Global Warming Solutions, Inc. in 2021.  Michael has also been President of A.P.O. Holdings, LLC. since 2014.  His main role within APO Holdings has been to raise capital and oversee mergers and acquisitions for companies looking to expand and or divest.  Prior to 2014 he was the CEO for a trucking and logistics company growing it from a small subsidiary to a national transportation company.

Artem Madatov, Ph.D.

Chief Scientific Officer

Artem Madatov was appointed as our Chief Scientist at “Global Warming Solutions”, Inc. on June 27, 2008. Mr.Madatov has been a private investor focusing on the technology of the conversion of renewable energy and energy of carbonaceous wastes. Madatov is Ph.D. in chemical engineering, and has more than 25 inventions. A.Madatov has 30 years of experience in the development, building and exploitation of chemical and energetical plants.

New projects which are developed by A. Madatov
  1. Utilization of mixed waste plastic into raw materials for new plastic production.
  2. Innovative sorbent for oil spill elimination.
  3. New robot for diamond cutting.
  4. Computer system for non-removable marking and instant identification of objects.

Erin McQueeny

Director of Sales

Erin has over 18+ years experience in the field of Sales and Marketing.  She received her Bachelors of Science Degree in Business Management with an emphasis in Marketing from California State University, Chico (2003).  Over the past decade, Erin has overseen Business and Product development as well as direct sales.

Brooke Pollastro

Director of Operations

Brooke has 18 years of experience in customer service; sales and marketing, operations, and supply chain management. Earning a Stevie Award for Excellence in Business, Brooke’s strategy to success is to live the company’s mission and focus on long term goals.  With Brooke’s strong management background in different fields, Brooke offers an unique approach to any team.  Brooke encourages creativity, collective planning and working together for the common goal.  Brooke has played an intricate role in both established and start-up companies.

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