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The Inspiring Story of Gregory Aziz of National Steel Car

The Inspiring Story of Gregory Aziz of National Steel Car

Gregory James Aziz was born in January 1949 in London, Ontario. He is the serving president and chief executive officer at National Steel Car. Greg Aziz went to Ridley College and later on joined the University of Western Ontario to study economics. Upon completing his studies, James Aziz joined his family wholesale food business. The family business grew over the years to become one of the leading distributors of fresh foods in Eastern Canada and United states wholesale markets.


Thanks to the dedication of Greg Aziz, today National Steel Car is the leading manufacturer and engineer of rail freight cars in North America. National Steel Car has received the TTX SECO Award since 1996. National Steel Car boasts of more than one hundred years of manufacturing and engineering excellence in railroad freight. Greg Aziz says that the company is proud of its achievement and that it has grown into a diverse, dynamic, and innovative firm.


Greg confirms that the firm is continuously challenging itself and has remained persistent in improving its services over the years guided by its core values and a purpose-driven mission. Despite its remarkable achievements, National Steel Car is still in pursuit of excellence. The company is working towards building customer loyalty and creating a valued relationship with its clients and suppliers with a view of upholding integrity.


National Steel Car provides its customers with different railcar components regardless of the type of car the customer has. The sales team provides clients with the best and the right car parts. It further goes an extra mile of assisting its customers in sourcing for whatever it does not have in stock.


National Steel Car is forever grateful to the Hamilton community for its remarkable performance and success. The company is committed to building the Hamilton community through the sponsorship of various activities such as Salvation Army, United Way, and Theater Aquarius. The employees of National Steel Car are also dedicated to the food drive by the company for the local food banks. Another major contribution is the creation of employment opportunities. The company as offered several well-paying jobs to the residents of Ontario. With the expansion of the manufacturing capacity of the firm from 3500 cars to 12000 cars within the period 1994 to 1999, the firm has also invested heavily in employment. The achievements of National Steel Car have all been made possible by the excellent leadership of Gregory James Aziz