Adam Weitsman Biography
Adam Weitsman is an American entrepreneur and philanthropist. He owns Upstate Shredding – Weitsman Recycling, a scrap metal processing company. The company has its headquarters in Owego, New york. Weitsman is also the CEO of his own compan.
Adam Weitsman Age
Weitsman was born on June 13, 1968, in Owego, New York, USA. He is 53 years old as of 2021.
Adam Weitsman Height
According to his photos, Weitsman appears to be of average height and average weight. There are no exact details about his height, weight, and body measurements. However, these details will be updated as soon as they are available.
Adam Weitsman Family
Weitsman was born and raised in Owego, New York. He has not yet disclosed any information about his parents. However, this information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Adam Weitsman Wife
Weitsman is hapilly married to Kim Weitsman. He has been married to his wife Kim Weitsman since June 2006. The lovely couple exchanged their wedding vows in Skaneateles, New York. Adam met Kim back in the summer of 2000.
The two are proud parents of three children; Clover, Monroe, and Rae.
Adam Weitsman Twins
Weitsman together with his wife has three children. Their first-born daughter is named Clover. They welcomed their twins Monroe and Rae in 2017.
Adam Weitsman Education
After graduating from Owego Free Academy, Weitsman enrolled at LIU Post, a private university in Brookville, New York. He majored in banking at the C.W.
Adam Weitsman Career
Weitsman started a career in 1989 working in a Manhattan art gallery, Hirschl & Alder Folk. In 1991, he opened the American Folk Art Gallery in Greenwich Village. After losing his sister to cancer, he moved to his hometown to work at his family’s company Ben Weitsman & Son.
In 1995, he became the vice president of Ben Weitsman & Son. It was in his family’s company that h gained an interest in processing side scrap metal. In 1997, he founded his own company Upstate Shredding. He first opened the company at the Tioga County Industrial Park in Owego, New York.
After his father retired, he purchased his family’s company in 2005. In 2009, he purchased an 11-acre scrap yard from Peter Matlow in Solvay, New York. He also acquired more scrap yards in New Castle between 2012 and 2016. In addition, he purchased Empire Recycling in Watertown, New York.
Aside from his company, Weitsman together with his wife has invested in real estate in Skaneateles. In 2014, his wife Kim re-opened the Krebs restaurant which was founded in 1899. In 2018, Weitsman began the construction of his new Mexican restaurant Elephant and the Dove while still developing a Sushi bar in Owego, New York.
Weitsman’s company won the Tioga County’s Business of the Year award in March 2010. Upstate Shredding won Scrap Company of the Year by American Metal Market in 2015 and 2016. As a philanthropist, he has donated to causes such as ALS and cancer research, youth, education, healthcare, and community services.
Adam Weitsman Net Worth
The entrepreneur and philanthropist has an estimated net worth of $1.2 billion. His company Upstate Shredding generates annual revenue of $750 million. The company has 17 branches in New York and Pennsylvania with about 500 workers.