During his tenure as the President of the National Steel Car, the North America’s top rail freight car manufacturer in Hamilton Ontario, Greg Aziz has steered the once Canadian company to have significant achievements. Born on April 30, 1949, the economics graduate from Western University has driven the company to great heights. He also holds the Chairman and President dockets in the business. During his earlier days in the late 1980s and late 1990s, Gregory J. Aziz had worked in New York where he had interests in banking. He had also worked in family business and helped the Affiliated Foods Company become a worldwide importer of fresh foods from many parts of America and Europe. The company also distributed fresh foods to wholesale markets across Eastern Canada and the United States. All these were due to the leadership of Greg Aziz.
But it’s through the National Steel Car that Gregory James Aziz has displayed his leadership over the years. Since he succeeded in organizing the purchase of the company from Dofasco in 1994, he has transformed the former Canadian company to the top North America’s railroad freight car manufacturer. The Company was able to produce 12,000 cars annually up from 3,500. It achieved all this in just five years. The company also increased its workforce to 3,000 from 600 employees thanks to the leadership of Greg Aziz. The National Steel Car through the administration of Gregory James Aziz has given back to the community through sponsoring some project like the Salvation Army, the United Way, Hamilton Opera and Theatre Aquarius.
Gregory James Aziz has steered the National Cars to be the only railroad freight car engineering and manufacturing company certified ISO 9001:2008 for 18 years. Another award that the company holds is the highest quality award since 1996 TTX SECO. The National Car invites all its employees and their families to annual Christmas party each year where they participate in significant food drives.
Gregory Aziz is from Ontario. which happens to also be the home to this great corporation, National Steel Company. Greg Aziz went to institutions of higher learning in the same area of Ontario. He attended Western Ontario University for his degree in economics. His educational backgrounds in economics would prove very important when he was making business investment decisions. For instance, when he was buying the National Steel Car not many people thought he could be capable of reviving its operations, but he did. View More Information Here.