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Gregory Aziz: How One Man Grew National Steel Car

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
National Steel Car is one of Canada’s most prominent manufacturers of steel railroad cars that are designed to transport freight. A subsidiary of National Industries Inc, National Steel Car came about in the early 1900s as a result of a simple meeting of several local business leaders in the community. The men wanted to find a way for the city of Hamilton and for Ontario to join in the growing business of the railroad industry. At the time, the railroad was one of the most booming industries in the world. Canada had not yet carved out its piece of the pie in the railroad world and those men made the first step in doing so.   And thus, National Steel Car was founded in the small town of Hamilton, Ontario, where it then went on to become a leader across the world in the niche prod

Gregory Aziz Knows What Businesses Need

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Since Gregory James Aziz started working in the business world, he knew there were things he could do that would allow him to make things better for himself and for others. He spent a lot of time trying to give people the attention they needed to make things easier on themselves. No matter how hard Gregory Aziz had to work, he helped out the businesses he worked with. He tried to always put things in place for the companies so they didn't need to worry about all the issues going on in the industry. As long as Gregory Aziz knew how to help the businesses, they could thrive.   When Gregory J Aziz started working with banks, he knew he had talent. He spent a lot of time trying to make things better for everyone who was in the industry by allowing people to see all the banking optio...

NSC Will Dominate the Century

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Gregory James Aziz was just the kind of chief executive officer that National Steel Car needed to get it out of its slumber and active yet again in the world of railcar manufacturing. National Steel Car was once the most prominent company in both America and Canada when it came to transporting goods by railcar. They were engaged in constant innovation and always pushed the envelope where the railway was concerned. However, over time they lost their way and needed somebody get them back on track. Yes, that was a rail way pun.   In order to get this engine rolling, see another rail way pun, Gregory James Aziz had to implement various pillars of business success. Aziz began by casting a powerful vision that grabbed the heartstrings of the company. He harkened back to National Steel...

National Steel Car Reigns Supreme

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
The key to accumulating a wealth of funds is to find a passion of yours, unite that with your skills, and then find a way to make a ton of money off of it. Gregory James Aziz had always been good at taking something what was failing and making it a success. This may have been a student in elementary school, it could have been a nonprofit that was seeking to gain prominence, either way, Greg James Aziz found a way to make it work. When he turned his eye to business that is where he made the majority of his money.   National Steel Car had once been the most prominent rail car manufacturer in all of Canada. However, over time, their business began to dwindle as they lost market share due to their lack of creativity. They knew they needed new leadership and so they reached out to Gr...

The Great White North Falls

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Gregory James Aziz is widely acknowledged as the man who fully turned around National Steel Car. This Canadian company owes its 100 year existence to the wise practices of this great man.   Everyone who knew Greg James Aziz knew that he was a business prodigy. Beginning at his time at Western University, professors noticed that he was a sponge for business lessons. He just seemed to have a knack for how business operated and he use that to his advantage. He excelled at the case studies provided and each one of them knew that one day he would be a chief executive officer.   Gregory James Aziz would prove their ideas about him true when he sat down in the executive office of National Steel Car. Operating as their CEO, he completely turned the company around. ...

All About Gregory Aziz

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Railway, Steel Cars, Technology
Ever since he purchased National Steel Car in 1994, president and CEO Gregory James Aziz has brought major changes and grand growth to the company. Born in London Ontario on April 30, 1949, Greg James Aziz first schooled at Ridley College before majoring in Economics at the University of Western Ontario. Gregory Aziz got firsthand experience in business when he joined a family enterprise in 1971. Affiliated Foods, the company, dealt with import and supply of fresh fruits. They imported the fruits from Europe, South and Central American before supplying them to major fresh food wholesale markets in the Eastern Canada and the United States. Before leaving the bushiness after 16 years, Gregory J Aziz saw the business become a global importer. He then left for New York where he e...

Who is Gregory Aziz?

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Railway, Steel Cars, Technology
There are the original railroad tycoons of the early 1800's and we are all well versed in names such as the Vanderbilt's, but there are names of the present who are doing remarkable things in the railroad industry that we might not have ever heard of. Names such as Gregory James Aziz. Who is Gregory Aziz and what does he do? Well he is not only Chairman of a worldwide railroad freight car company called National Steel Car, but he is the CEO and President of the company. He earned this spot in the 90's after he more than double the company’s success within 5 years. National Steel car is a company who engineers and manufactures railroad freight cars and they have been doing it for over one hundred years. The company originally came to be in 1912, by several investors and since

Gregory Aziz Shows Other Businesses They Can Be Successful

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
When Gregory James Aziz began working to build up his new company, he felt it was a daunting task. He was not sure if he would ever be able to rest, but he knew he wouldn't do it until the company was successful. In fact, he knew he would have to go to great lengths to get to the point where he wanted to be in his career. As long as Gregory James Aziz was working for himself on his own business, he knew he wasn't going to have to worry about having to work for someone else who was also a part of a business.   The idea behind National Steel Car is the company makes steel cars for businesses that operate in the rail industry. Gregory Aziz runs the business, so it will be relevant in the rail industry world. In fact, Gregory James Aziz has been running the business better than it w...

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...