A Superlative Overview of Gregory Aziz, CEO National Steel Car

Gregory James Aziz also referred to as James Aziz is the President, Chairman, and CEO of National Steel Car which happens to be one of the leading manufacturers of railroad freight cars globally. The corporation has its quarters in Hamilton, Ontario. He was born on April 30, 1949, in London, Ontario. He proceeded to graduate with a major in economics at the University of Western Ontario. Greg also serves as the Chairman and CEO of National Industries, Inc.

 

Greg Aziz has been incredibly successful in businesses he ventured in. In 1971, he joined his family wholesale food business and steered it to immense growth in 16 years to become a universal importer of fresh foods. He then worked in the banking industry in New York in the late 1980s before organizing the procurement of National Steel Car from Dofasco in 1994. He had the vision to transform the once great Canadian company into a top railroad freight car manufacturer in the whole of North America. He capitalized on the company’s robust engineering capabilities and brought in the considerable additional capital and human resources. These efforts saw the company increase the number of cars it manufactured from 3500 cars per year when ownership changed hands to 12000 cars by 1999. More than 2400 new employees were recruited during this period. Related Information On This Page

 

 

National Steel Car has since then stood out as a leader in the industry when it comes to innovation of new cars with experience spanning over a century. The company has earned its place because of its excellence in engineering and manufacturing, and its commitment to quality. National Steel Car invents and fabricates freight cars then conveniently meets and even exceeds the ever-evolving needs and preferences of customers and the high standards set in the railroad industry. The company has an excellent reputation in North America because it is ISO Certified, an honor it has held high for over two decades now. The company has also been awarded the TTX SECO highest quality award since 1996.

 

Greg J. Aziz insists that the cornerstone of National Steel Car is the people who collectively work together to make the company more dynamic, diverse and value driven. For this reason, the company is very committed to the Hamilton community. The National Steel Car sponsors several local charities. The notable projects include Theatre Aquarius, the United Way, the Salvation Army and the Hamilton Opera among others. Greg and his wife are sponsors of Canada’s most prominent agricultural fair, Royal Agricultural Winter Fair.

 

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