ZTERS Appoints Shelby Lowe to Run Houston Expansion

Lowe will oversee expansion of local worksite service rentals.

HOUSTON, November 30, 2020 – Longtime waste industry veteran Shelby Lowe has been tapped to helm a locally focused expansion of ZTERS. As President, Lowe will manage site service rentals in the Greater Houston area. He brings decades of Fortune 500 executive experience to the role.

“Shelby has a long track record of success in this industry, and we’re grateful to have his experience and leadership as the company grows,” said ZTERS CEO Jon Farley.

Lowe launched and owned a highly successful solid waste residential and commercial collection company that was purchased by Browning-Ferris Industries (BFI), a Fortune 500 company.

Lowe has held executive leadership roles with Fortune 500 companies Allied Waste Industries and BFI, and a nationally recognized bio-solids company. He went on to serve as a Regional Vice President for Allied Waste where he managed annual revenues of more than $950 million

In these roles, has managed the growth of multimillion-dollar divisions and has been instrumental in building successful sales teams. Lowe has also been involved in major acquisitions deals within the industry.

“Taking companies to the next-level in terms of capacity and service is something I’ve enjoyed throughout my career,” Lowe said. “It’s great to work with a local company like ZTERS that cares so much for their employees and customers and to help them reach their potential.”

With his extensive executive leadership experience in the waste management field, Lowe will spearhead the company’s growth in one of the largest waste markets in the United States. He has spent much of his career in the southeast and is a graduate of Louisiana State University.

ZTERS has invested in a fleet of roll-off dumpster delivery trucks, temporary fencing, storage containers, and other jobsite service rental products. Lowe’s appointment launches a new phase of growth, where the company’s top-tier service will continue to be the cornerstone of market development.


Since 2009, ZTERS has provided top-rated waste solutions, including dumpsters, portable toilets, temporary fencing, storage containers, and portable offices to construction sites and commercial facilities. Family-owned and founded by a longtime waste industry professional, the company has a customer-first approach. Every project has a dedicated account manager who provides an upfront quote with no hidden fees. Learn more at www.zters.com.