Gregory J. Aziz currently serves as the Chairman, Director and CEO of National Steel Car. The company is one of Hamilton, Ontario’s most longstanding and prominent institutions. It was established over one hundred years ago and has since then served as one of the community’s largest employers. The company has an impeccable reputation for its longstanding work, both in the community and in the production of steel railway cards for freight trains.
Greg Aziz has led the company into a large growth spurt that has allowed the company to grow both its employee base as well as the volume of production of freight cars. In his first few short years at National Steel Car, Gregory James Aziz managed to see massive expansion. First, he invested heavily in expanding the volume of employees that the company has. He had a massive hiring process. He successfully grew the volume of employees from several hundred to over two thousand people.
This expansion process was huge for the entire town of Hamilton. It brought a massive amount of growth to the town and allowed for the expansion of many local businesses. This business growth created a snowball that also led to more jobs throughout the entire town.
In addition to growing the employee volume, Gregory James Aziz also heavily expanded the volume of production that the company was able to put out. National Steel Car’s production grew from producing around three thousand cars each year to over ten thousand. Again, this production growth created a snowball effect that allowed for even more job growth.
Gregory Aziz first came to National Steel Car in 1994. Prior to that, he had a successful career in the world of investment banking in New York City. When a deal was being made to purchase National Steel Car from a previous owner, Greg Aziz was chosen to manage and oversee the sale. The sale was so successful that he caught the eye of the management. It was then that the company recruited Gregory James Aziz to join the company’s management team. Greg Aziz accepted and he has worked with the company ever since and received a multitude of promotions in the process. View More Information Here.
National Steel Car continues to grow and thrive under his successful leadership. The company had a very strong year in 2017 and looks forward to a strong 2018, as well as continued growth in the following years to come. ISO have recognized the growth of the company awarding it the ISO 9001:2008 certification and received TTX SECO award for quality, for over a decade.