Gregory James Aziz is the president and Chief Executive Officer of National Steel Car. Greg is currently at the helm of a company that sips in one of the most staggering revenues in America. The firm is primarily located in Hamilton, Ontario though it also has its wings in several other distinct towns. National Steel Car is one of the prime railroad freight car engineering and manufacturing firms. Greg Aziz has a solid educational background. He was born in London, Ontario back on April 30, 1949. He later went to school in Ridley College where he was a student of Economics. Greg Aziz would then move on to specialize in economics in the University of Western Ontario. In 1971, James Aziz felt that he had reached his prime years and was now old enough to join his family business. Their family by then dealt in Affiliated Foods. However, the profit level was not as good enough as expected especially when dealing with foodstuff.
Within just a decade, the company was already booming. The firm had already attained global market recognition. It had sales and clients in Europe, America, and even parts of Asia. The company had even controlled the supply of major fresh foods within Canada and America. Gregory J Aziz later diverted into banking to fund a project that would prove the best venture of his life. James Aziz made several banking investment opportunities and was later successful in getting the funds. In 1994, Greg Aziz was the coordinator to pioneer the sale of National Steel Car from Dofasco. The ultimate objective in the mind of Greg was to revive this one-time leading Canadian firm into North America’s leading railroad freight car firm.
Due to the firm’s high level of commitment both in invention and production, it boosted its sales gradually from 3,500 cars annually to up to 12,000 cars annually by the end of the nineteenth century. The board of management was keen to ensure strong cohesion among employees and also practice team building. Currently, National Steel Car is the leading firm regarding latest car invention. This could well be credited due to their passion and desire of learning about engineering and manufacturing excellence. National Steel car now boasts up to two decades in service. It is also the only North America’s freight car. National Steel car also aims at giving back to the community and has hence sponsored some charities such as Theater Aquarius, the United Way, and Salvation Army.