Gregory James Aziz is the CEO of National Steel Car, and has held this position since 1994 after it was bought from Dofasco. He is also the chairman of the board of directors and the president of the company. Greg studied economics at the University of Western Ontario. Before joining National Steel Car, he worked with Affiliated Foods, a food business that was owned by his family. He worked there for more than 15 years and during this time, the company grew tremendously and even started supplying clients in Eastern Canada and the United States. He worked with a few other companies before joining National Steel Car. Greg also chairs the board of directors of National Industries, Inc.
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National Steel Car is one of the leading companies in the rail industry in North America. It has grown in leaps and bounds ever since Greg Aziz became the CEO. For instance, annual production increased from 3,500 cars to 12,000 cars within just 5 years after he took over. The increase in production created more employment opportunities and the company now employs about 3000 people, compared to 600 before Greg took over. Greg possesses great leadership skills, and his expertise in engineering, manufacturing, project management and strategic planning have proven very valuable in his role as CEO. Under his leadership, National Steel Car has received the TTX SECO award several times because of the high quality of products it manufactures. See This Page.
The railroad industry is one that is ever changing, and in order to be successful in this industry, it is important to keep up with the trends. Greg is always up to date with all industry changes and uses his knowledge to lead National Steel Company in designing and manufacturing products that meet the evolving needs of the industry. Thanks to his foresight and visionary leadership, National Steel Company is always miles ahead of the competition. This is how the company has managed to maintain its top position all these years.
Gregory J Aziz loves giving back to the community and does this through the numerous philanthropic affiliations that NSC has. Some of the charity organizations that NSC sponsors include the United Way, the Hamilton Opera, Salvation Army, and Theatre Aquarius among others. Greg also sponsors the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair.
Greg has been very instrumental in the growth and development of National Steel Company. Through company, he has made a great contribution to the railroad industry in Canada and in North America as a whole. Even with all his accomplishments, he does not rest on his laurels but instead continues to strive to ensure the company keeps improving.