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Gregory Aziz Discloses What Makes National Steel Car Successful

Gregory James Aziz is the President, Chairman and CEO of National Steel Car, a railroad freight car manufacturing company based in Hamilton, Ontario. Gregory J Aziz was born on the 30th day of April 1949 in London, Ontario. He attended Ridley College, Gregory later joined the University of Western Ontario where he studied economics

In his earlier 20s, Gregory J Aziz who was passionate about the food market industry joined a food company that was owned by family members. Gregory Aziz assisted their company whose main purpose was to supply major fresh food to Europe and United States to be one of the biggest.

 

In the late 80s and early 90s Gregory J Aziz invested in the banking sector. This investment yielded handsome profits. He took advantage of a business opportunity in railroad freight car manufacturing a business which was unexploited in North America and purchased National Steel Car Company from Dofasco with an aim of making it the best.

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Through team work and qualified engineering experts he was able to improve his car manufacturing from 3500 cars annually in 1994 to 12000 cars per year in 1999. During that time National Steel Company provided jobs to more than 2000 people. Read More Information Here.

 

Currently National Steel Car builds thousands of railroad freight cars annually. This is thanks to their sustained effort in innovation, in both design and manufacturing expertise with a conscious and deliberate endeavor of staying at the top.

National Steel Car’s Corporate Social Responsibility involves a number of programs aimed at making the society especially the communities surrounding its factories a better place. Some of the programs include sponsoring a number of events such as the Hamilton Opera and Theatre Aquarius. National Steel Car also supports the Salvation Army and also the United Way among other numerous local charity programs. At the end of every year, especially during Christmas time, National Steel Car invites its employees both former and current, to come with their families to attend the Company’s Christmas Party. The party provides a major platform for the National Steel Car company family to participate in food drives for food banks situated within.

 

Greg and his wife Irene are also great supporters of the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair. This is one of Canada’s most celebrated agricultural fairs. The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair is held in the city of Toronto in November every single year. The fair showcases the very best in agriculture, local food and a number of competitions from around the country.

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