Company Website Peter J. “Pete” Bell and Daryn R. Ebrecht are the co-founders of Cotton Global Disaster Solutions. Cotton GDS is a global solutions provider of disaster recovery services, specializing in fire and water restoration and construction and environmental remediation. Pete is the chief executive officer and Daryn is the chief operating officer of Cotton GDS. Pete received a BBA in general business from SHSU in 1993 and is a 2007 recipient of the SHSU Distinguished Young Alumnus Award. Daryn received a BBA in management from SHSU in 1988.