Darcy Klug, CEO and Chairman of Redhawk Holdings Corp. discusses the SANDD mini–First Responder™ a portable battery-operated sharps and needle destruction device that uses electricity to heat and incinerate needles in seconds leaving no sharp portions. He also talks about why these devices should be in every hospital, nurse’s office and homeless shelter throughout the country and the success that has been seen in Louisiana.
- Darcy Klug. Mr. Klug has been RedHawk’s Interim Chief Executive Officer since November 12, 2018, Chief Financial Officer since February 27, 2015, and was named Chairman of our board of directors on April 20, 2016.
Mr. Klug is the founder and sole owner of Beechwood Properties, LLC. This company focuses on acquiring, renovating and leasing select commercial and residential real estate. Mr. Klug is also the owner of several other investment companies, including Beechwood Capital Corporation and RedHawk Capital, LLC.
From May 2008 until he joined RedHawk, Mr. Klug was engaged in various private investments including real estate and oilfield service companies. Between May 2001 and May 2008, Mr. Klug was Executive Vice President (formerly Chief Financial Officer) of OMNI Energy Services Corp., a Nasdaq listed company. From 1987 through May 2001, he was engaged in several private investments in the oilfield service, medical litigation support, and manufacturing industries.
Between 1983 and 1987, Mr. Klug held various positions with a private oil and gas fabrication company, including the position of Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer. Prior to 1983, he held various positions with Galveston-Houston Company, a New York Stock Exchange-listed manufacturer of oil and gas equipment and held the position of Chief Financial Officer of First Matagorda Corporation, a Nasdaq listed oil and gas exploration company and an affiliate of Galveston-Houston Company. Between 1973 and 1979, he was a member of the audit staff of Coopers & Lybrand (now PricewaterhouseCoopers).
Mr. Klug is a 1973 accounting graduate of Louisiana State University and, in 1974, was admitted as a member of the Louisiana State Board of Certified Public Accountants, the Texas State Board of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Klug also has approximately seven years of law enforcement experience.