ORLANDO, Fla. – Bio-Tech Consulting Inc., an Orlando-based environmental consulting firm serving clients throughout Florida and the Southeastern United States, today announced that its president, John Miklos, recently was elected Chairman of the Orange County Environmental Protection Commission.

“This is a tremendous honor. It has been a privilege serving the Commission for the past several years, and I look forward to my tenure as Chairman,” said John Miklos, president of Bio-Tech Consulting and chairman of the Orange County Environmental Protection Commission. “The Environmental Protection Commission has a long standing dedication to the protection of our natural resources, and I welcome the opportunity to help Orange County continue in its commitment.”

Miklos began serving the Orange County Board of County Commissioners in 2006 as the Environmental Conservation Organization Representative to the Orange County Development Advisory Board. Then, in 2010 the Board of County Commissioners appointed Miklos as Environmental Conservation Organization Representative to the Orange County Environmental Protection Commission. In June 2013, he was elected Chairman of the Environmental Protection Commission for a one-year term.

About Bio-Tech Consulting Inc.

Established in 2003, Bio-Tech Consulting is a full-service environmental consulting firm headquartered in Orlando, Fla. with offices across the state. Bio-Tech Consulting services include permitting, environmental assessments, wetlands mitigation, monitoring, wildlife sciences, erosion and sediment control, pond management, lake management, and landscaping services. Projects range from single-family residences to master-planned communities to governmental facilities. With the expertise, equipment and commitment, Bio-Tech Consulting guides its clients through increasingly complex and rapidly changing permitting and compliance processes on local, state and federal levels. For more information visit www.bio-techconsulting.com.