Bob Gildersleeve, vice president of corporate accounts for Ecolab’s institutional business in North America, was one of those killed in Amtrak’s Philadelphia train derailment. Gildersleeve, 45, was an Ecolab employee for 22 years. He is survived by his wife and two children.
“We are deeply saddened by the loss of our friend and colleague,” Ecolab CEO Doug Baker said in a released statement. “Bob was an exceptional leader and was instrumental to our success. We will greatly miss him, and our thoughts go out to his beloved family members and friends.”