Greg Aziz is the President, Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of National Steel Car. National Steel Car is among the leading railroad freight car engineering and manufacturing companies. The company has its headquarters in Hamilton, Ontario.
Gregory James Aziz was worn in Ontario, London in 1949. He attended Ridley College and later on moved to the University of Western Ontario where he majored in economics. Immediately after his graduation, he joined Affiliated Foods in 1971. Affiliated Foods is his family business specializing in wholesale food. His family ran the business successfully for over 16 years.
He then worked on a number of several investment opportunities in New York. This enabled him to purchase National Steel Car in 1994 from Defasco. He bought the company with the aim of transforming it into one of the best railroad freight car manufacturers not only in Canada but also in North America. By 1999, the company was able to expand its manufacturing capacity from 3,500 to 12,000. It owed this expansion to its high-quality engineering proficiencies, team building and investments in human resources and capital. Over the same period, the company’s number of employees grew from 600 to 3,000. Get More Information Here.
National Steel Car currently tops the industry in the innovation of new cars. Its persistent venture into engineering and excellence in manufacturing enables it to build many numerous railroad cargo cars annually. Under the leadership of Gregory J Aziz, the National Steel Car received TTX SECO awards for being in the business for consecutive 13 years. The company has continued to lead in the industry because of its consistent and persistent production of quality products.
Under the governance of James Aziz, the company has supported and given back to the Hamilton Community. The company has sponsored a number of charities in the community including, the Salvation Army, the Hamilton Opera, the Theatre Aquarius and the United Way among other charities. The facility also holds an annual Christmas party where ex-employees and present employees together with their families attend the event. The attendees take part in the food drive activity for local food banks in the same event.
Gregory J Aziz is a successful businessman and leader focusing on excellence. He is also a family man with a wife and kids. Greg Aziz alongside his wife Irene are also the sponsors who fund the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair, which is the most prominent fair in Canada.