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Obsidian Energy: Forging Forward In Pursuit Of Excellence

Business, Canada, Energy, Gas, Green Energy, Oil, Power
On 26th June 2017, Penn West Petroleum Limited changed its name to Obsidian Energy. The name change was approved by 92% of the voting group. The stakeholders of the company had been waiting to exhale for a long time after Penn West Petroleum Limited had undergone some torrential times. Rebranding was certainly a brilliant idea, hence the reason for a high number opting for it.   Overcoming Hard Past     Significant changes led to the redefinition of what was once one of the sixty largest companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Penn West reached peak capitalization of US $9.5 Billion in 2008. The company underwent financial difficulties in 2014 when crude oil prices fell. Obsidian Energy has re-emerged stronger, leaner and more capable to weather storms. As Ob...

Obsidian Energy, The Leading Energy Supplier In Western Canada

Business, Canada, Energy, Gas, Green Energy, Oil, Power
Obsidian Energy was previously the Penn West Exploration, but it changed its name after surviving financial and accounting saga. It is a medium-sized energy producer located in Calgary, Alberta. Primarily, Obsidian Energy is an Oil and Natural Gas Producer. Before facing a financial crisis, Obsidian was one of the best energy producers in the Western Canada. Its market reached to hit the summit back in 2008 by garnering a total of US $9.5 Billion.   It gained the Canadian Royalty Trust between 2005 and 2011. However, things shifted toward the worst when the company experienced economic instability that rendered it just a medium-sized energy company.   The Financial Difficulties   In 2014, Obsidian Energy underwent heated financial difficulties following the...

How National Steel Car Secured Their Golden Reputation With Greg Aziz In Charge

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Greg Aziz has a fascinating story of success and a career path full of achievements and talents that compose a great leader and business developer.   Having started as a humble businessman working for the company of his family, Affiliated Foods, Gregory James Aziz was born in London, England, in April of 1949. Affiliated Foods handled production and delivery of food supplies and ingredients to many countries around the world, and the business was already doing great by the time Greg had enough age to enter the company to help his family.   However, after a couple of years of teaching the young businessman everything about the food market and all of the competitors out there, Greg Aziz began to show extreme success and talent in treating the business of his fami...

National Steel Car- Growing Under Management Of Gregory Aziz

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Gregory James Aziz is now the CEO of the National steel car. This is a corporation that he has served since 1994 when he bought it from a corporation known as Dofasco. Greg Aziz takes credit for being the person who has revolutionized this company to make its production capacity get better than it was. Since he took over, he has made sure that the production capacity of the company is better than it was under the previous management. National steel car is a company that deals with engineering and manufacturing of tank cars as well as railroad freight cars. This company that was established in 1912 have been in this business for a very long time. It is among the few companies from this era that still exist to date. National steel car is the company that has been supplying railway corporatio...

The Story Of Gregory James Aziz CEO National Steel Car

Business, Business Leader, Business Leadership, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Gregory Aziz is the chairman of the National Steel Car. A company located in Hamilton, Ontario which was founded in 1912. National steel car has had a 100 year of experience in engineering, manufacturing and a commitment to quality. Due to Gregory J Aziz’s dedication, the company has earned the reputation as the leading company in railroad freight and tank car manufacturer. The company has manufactured freight cars that meet and exceed the customer satisfaction and the railroad industry.   Greg James was born in London, Ontario on April 30th, 1949. He attended Ridley College and later majored in economics at the University of West Ontario. Gregory J Aziz joined his family who dealt with Affiliated Foods and food business. In 1971, the company turned out to be the largest importe

GREGORY AZIZ: THE CORPORATE GENIUS

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philanthropy, Railroad, Technology
Based in Ontario, Gregory James Aziz is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of leading Canadian company; National Steel Car. Often described as a corporate genius, philanthropist, and family man, Greg Aziz has achieved remarkable fetes; both in his career and private life. Born in London, Ontario in 1949, James Aziz later enrolled at Ridley College. Upon graduation, he went on to join the prestigious Western University and studied Economics. After completing his Economics course in Western University, Greg joined his family’s business venture, Affiliated Foods, in 1971. The company dealt in wholesale foods. Affiliated Foods’ rapid growth in the 1970s saw the firm turn into a household name in the food importing and distribution sectors.   Greg Aziz further pursued corporate succes

National Steel Car Gives Back To The Hamilton Community

Business, Business Leadership, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Greg Aziz is the president, chairman, and president of National Steel Car. The company is the leading railroad freight car manufacturing and engineering company in the world. National Steel Car has its headquarters in Hamilton, Ontario. Greg was born on April 30, 1949, in London, Ontario. Gregory J Aziz and his wife are the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair’s sponsors. It is the most prominent agricultural fair in Canada. About National Steel Car National Steel Car was founded in 1912. With more than ten decades of experience in the manufacturing and engineering of railroad freight cars. The company has in the last 100 years designed and manufactured freight cars that not only meet but also exceed the changing needs and standards of its clients and the railroad sector. National

Gregory Aziz Is An Admirable Leader In The Railway Freight Car Industry

Business, Business Leadership, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Gregory Aziz is the Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, and President of National Steel Car. The company manufactures and engineers railway freight cars that are used globally. It is located in Hamilton. It has become a renowned company in North America for the quality and innovative solutions they provide when it comes to railway cars. The success of this company has been attributed to the team and the work they have put into growing the company to what it is today. The company is value driven and they work hard to provide their clients with innovative and dynamic products.     Gregory James Aziz was born, in 1949, and bred in Ontario. He later joined the Ridley College before joining the University of Western Ontario to major in Economics. He kick-started his career by ...

Gregory Aziz: An Important Figure to National Steel Car’s Success

Business, Business Leadership, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
The National steel car is one the leading railroad car manufacturing companies in the country. The company has served Americas for more than a century now, and it's been known to deliver quality engineering services. Its clean record and repetitive TTX SECO awards for more than 12 years are apparent evidence that this company provides nothing less of quality services. National steel car, based Hamilton Ontario is well known for its unique design and for that reason, the company has become the industry leader. Clearly, it takes an exceptional individual to run a great company, and this is no different with National Steel Car. The man who can be attributed to this company success is Gregory James Aziz.   Greg Aziz is the current Chief executing officer and the president of the...

President, Chairman and CEO Gregory Aziz – National Steel Car

Business, Business Leadership, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Gregory James Aziz was born on London, Ontario on April 30, 1949. Greg received his education at Ridley College and then went on to major in Economics at the University of Western Ontario. Once completing his studies, Greg Aziz entered the family business, Affiliated Foods in 1971. Over the next 16 years the company experienced growth and success, eventually becoming a global importer of fresh food from across Europe, Central and South America, distributing to fresh food wholesalers across the United States and Eastern Canada.   Gregory J Aziz worked throughout the late 1980s and early 1990s on various investment banking opportunities within and outside his role at Affiliated Foods. After the successful completion of that process, Mr. Greg Aziz was able to facilitate the purchas...