Greg Aziz, North America’s King of the Railroad Cars

Greg Aziz, North America’s King of the Railroad Cars

In Hamilton, Ontario reins National Steel Car, a company that has been around since 1912. Its’ a world leading railroad freight and tank car engineering and manufacturing company. Its’ chairman, President and CEO is Gregory James Aziz who started the purchase of the company in 1994.

 

Born a Canadian in 1949, Greg James Aziz studied at Ridley College. He then pursued knowledge in economics at the University of Western Ontario. He started his career in his family’s business, Affiliated Foods in 1971 and in 16 years it became a global importer of fresh foods.

 

In the 80’s and 90’s he was an investment banker which aided him to purchase of the freight company. Greg’s leadership is impressive. Using all the assets the company possessed at that time he aggressively grew the manufacturing company’s orders for freight cars from 1200 freight cars to 3500 freight cars by 1999, along with increasing his manpower from 600 to 3000. Under his leadership and innovated ideas, National Steel Car is the only North American company in the industry certified ISO 9001:2008 for the last 18 years, and praised for its’ high quality since 1996 by the TTX SECO, becoming a trailblazer for other companies in the industry. With Greg Aziz at the helm, the company is committed to the highest quality of workmanship, its quick deliveries, many more satisfied customers and to excel in innovating ways to stay North America’s number one railroad freight and tank engineering and manufacturing company. See More Information.

 

“At National Steel Car, we have a sense of purpose:

To honor the traditions of our past.

To move forward with determination.

To always perform with a relentless focus on excellence and quality.

To always lead”.

 

Greg Aziz celebrate his hometown by contributing to such charities as: Theatre Aquarius, the Hamilton Opera, the United Way, the Salvation Army and others. He shows his gratitude to employees every year with a Christmas party, and the company donates food for local food banks. Gregory J Aziz along with his wife, are patrons of the prominent Royal Agricultural Winter Fair.

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