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Gregory Aziz – The Reason behind National Steel Car’s Success

National Steel Car is one of the firms that has significantly developed the economy of North America. Gregory James Aziz functions in the role of Chief Executive officer, president and Chairman of this rail car manufacturer. National Steel Car is a massive organization committed to developing high-quality and reliable rail cars.

 

The birthplace of Gregory J Aziz was Hamilton, a province of Ontario in Canada. He studied at Ridley College and then went on to read Economics at the University of Western Ontario. Affiliated Foods, a food distribution firm was his first business experience. Gregory Aziz joined this group in 1971. This was a family-owned company that gradually expanded its services and eventually began importing food from worldwide locations such as South and Central America and Europe. This food was then sent to food retailers in the United States and Canada. Greg James Aziz then went on to work at several financial and banking institutions in the period between the year 1980 to 1999.

 

 

1994 was a momentous year for James Aziz as he mediated the acquisition of the national Steel Car company from the Dofasco firm. National Steel Car was a moderate-sized firm at the time Gregory Aziz took over. Eventually, under the direction of James Aziz, National Steel Car grow its manufacturing capacity to 12,000 freight cars. AT the beginning of Gregory Aziz’s tenure at the firm, the production was at 3,500 vehicles only. As the firm expanded, the workforce also increased in proportion. National Steel Car initially employed 600 people. It now boasts of a workforce of 3,000 employees. National Steel Car has advanced because of the vision of Gregory Aziz to excel in designing marketing top-notch rail carriers.

 

 

National Steel Car has the proud distinction of being among the only companies with an ISO 9001:2008 certification. It has retained this designation for 18 years in a row now. The National Steel Car organization has also received the Supplier Evaluation Committee award given by TTX company for 18 years in a row. See This Page for more information.

 

 

Gregory J Aziz has gained great fortune and prestige through his National Steel Car enterprise. However, he is not one to rest on his laurels for long. Greg Aziz believes in giving back to the society in every way possible. He is an actively contributed to the Hamilton Opera, the United Way relief fund, the Theatre Aquarius, the Salvation Army and many more Hamilton based non-profit groups. He organizes a Christmas day event annually hosts a dinner for his past and current employees. Gregory Aziz also sponsors food at several charitable groups who supply food to economically weaker people. Gregory Aziz and his wife also donate to the Royal Agricultural Fair which is a well-known market for farmers.