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Gregory Aziz: How He Created The Largest Railcar Manufacturing Company In Canada

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Greg James Aziz has put National Steel Car at the top regarding the design and production of freight railcars and railroad materials. Greg’s main purpose was to create a company that would produce top quality products that meet and surpasses customer expectations. Through his management skills, James Aziz has steered National Steel Car to become a dominant railcar manufacturer in North America.   Under his leadership, National Steel car embarked on the production of most advanced equipment, a factor that has enabled the NSC to win the loyalty of many customers in the market. The NSC has also received the ISO certification.   Even after becoming ISO certified, National Steel Car has continued to adhere to the set standards of the materials and processes as demanded by

Drew Madden: The American Health-Care Industry Needs More Entrepreneurs Now More Than Before

Business, Business Leader, CEO, Healthcare, Healthcare IT, Healthcare Technology, Medical Science, Medical Systems, Medical Technology
America’s health-care system is no doubt among the world’s best if the country’s life expectancy is anything to go by. The U.S. average life expectancy in 2015 was 78 years, according to World Health Organization. Life expectancy is an important indicator used to gauge the overall health of a community. Questions about America’s spending on health care abound. For instance, why would a country like Japan, which spends roughly half of what the U.S. spends on health care per capita, have a higher average life expectancy figure? Japan’s average life expectancy in 2015 was 83 years, five years higher than that of America. The discrepancy between America’s spending on health care and the quality of the health-care system boils down to inefficiencies that can be addressed by inventions and

Greg Aziz Keeps National Steel Car On A Track To Success

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Gregory J Aziz knows a thing or two about rail cars. When it comes to rail car components, parts, and overall logistics you can say he's a professional. That's because Greg J Aziz is the CEO and Chairman of National Steel Car. National Steel Car has a track record of providing quality and service to the rail industry that goes back over a hundred years. Today's rail car industry is as busy as ever before. Hustling and bustling these rail cars provide essential commodities to towns everywhere.   At National Steel Car, Greg Aziz makes sure everything from handholds and ladder rounds to break piping; body bolsters, fulcrum brackets and truck and wheelsets are always made to perfection. With a successful track history that expanded exponentially from 1994 to 1999 going from 3,500 ca...

Gregory Aziz: Taking Over the Industry

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Ruling the industry is something that every CEO wants to do. Unfortunately, those who sit at the top don’t plan on giving up their thrones easily. That means every CEO has to work harder once they get past a certain level of success. Luckily, there’s one man making that journey to the top.   Over the last 20-plus years, Gregory J. Aziz served as CEO of National Steel Car. National Steel Car is a more than 100-year-old engineering and manufacturing company in Ontario, Canada. Founded in 1912, National Steel Car quickly established itself as one of the best in North America.   It accomplished this amazing task by effectively combining technology, determination, commitment, passion, and innovation. Its leaders also focused on building the best customer relationships poss

Shervin Pishevar Discusses The Global Economy And Underemployment

Angel Investor, Business, Business Advice, Business Leader, Businessman, CEO, Entrepreneur, Investment Research, Investments, Venture Capitalist
Shervin Pishevar is an Iranian-American entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and super angel investor. He is the co-founder and former executive chairman of Hyperloop One and a co-founder and managing director of Sherpa Capital, a venture capital fund which has invested in companies including Airbnb, Uber, and Munchery. Shervin Pishevar looks at the state of the global economy and poses a few critical questions. He tweets about widespread inflation, failing stock markets, and enduring underemployment. One can only conclude that the factors Shervin Pishevar describes lead to doomsday scenarios. Economies are not static. They mature as civilizations grow. Geographic borders have reshaped economies throughout history. In the modern day, there are no continents left to conquer. Humans can e...

Gregory Aziz On How To Make A Good Investment Decision

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
For a business to survive for ages, the management needs to be concerned with the developments that are taking place outside of the business precincts. Many times, businesses fail because the owners ignore the important things that happen outside of their business environments. Economic depressions can affect a business and make it fail. For a business that wants to last for many years. It needs to do more than just the ordinary things.   A business needs to have a strong foundation that will make it survive through the bad times especially on matters related to finances. In this article, we will look at a Canadian company that has managed to keep itself updated with the business environment changes, and as a result, it has lived for over one hundred years. The business is a...

Louis Chenevert: A Visionary for Success

Aerospace Technology, Aviation, Aviation Technology, Business Leaders, CEO
The goal of any CEO should be a balance between short-term and long-term success, and United Technologies Corporation knows that decisions made today will have a direct impact on what happens in the future. This vision came to life when then-CEO Louis Chenevert invested in the Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan Engine. Chenevert was the president of Pratt & Whitney, and he knew that this particular engine had the potential to be something big. So, after leaving the post and becoming the CEO of UTC, he knew there was a potential to combine that idea from Pratt & Whitney with his work at United Technologies Corporaton.   They invested in the engine, and now it is used in more than 70 aircraft across 14 airlines. His creative approach and instrumental ideas came from years...

Igor Cornelsen Professional Career Journey

Brazilian, CEO, Investment Tips, Investments
Born in Curitiba, Brazil on October 4, 1947, Cornelsen is an investment adviser with many years of experience. He attended Federal University of Parana engineering school in 1965. He studied for two years as an engineer and decided to shift his studies to economics in the same university. In 1970, he graduated and started working at an investment bank. Read more about Igor Cornelsen at Resumonk Igor Cornelsen rise to prominence Cornelsen made a name for himself in the banking sector that led to him getting a special opportunity to work in Rio as an investment banker. He continued to be the best in his class and eventually in 1974, he received a promotion to join Multibanco board of directors. He became the CEO of Multibanco in 1976. Following the acquisition of Multibanco by the b...

Shervin Pishevar Makes News with a Tweet Storm about America’s Economy

Angel Investor, Business, Business Leader, CEO, Entrepreneur, Investment Research, Investments, Investor, Venture Capitalist
Venture capitalist Shervin Pishevar recently turned heads during a storm of 50 tweets. Prompted by an early-February slide in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Pishevar began the storm by tweeting, "Some thoughts on financial storms I seeing brewing ahead. I expect a 6000-point drop in aggregate in the months ahead. Here's why."   Shervin Pishevar next fingered the culprits of the market's 2018 woes. He cited increases in credit deficits and interest rates, and he stated, "Tax giveaways without matching service cuts lead to a descent into panic." Continuing, he also noted, "Every asset class has proven to be overvalued."   Additionally, he decried popular financial instruments with the potential to bring a new Great Recession. "All volatility indexes are suspect for t...

Louis Chenevert’s Positive Effect At UTC And How He Did It With Class An Integrity

Aerospace Technology, Aviation, Aviation Technology, Business Leader, CEO
With the help of Canadian powerhouse businessman Louis Chenevert United Technologies Corporation was able to flourish to unimaginable heights. As a leader of a company one should be thinking about the state of the company, the employees, and the future of possibilities for the business. It is quite an undertaking and not everyone can handle that much responsibility. Mr. Chenevert was able to go beyond and above his duties of his job, without blinking an eye. (See Louis Chenevert’s Business Successes Past, Present and Future)   Here is a little about his upbringing, education, and past work experiences. Louis Chenevert was born in Montreal, Quebec in the year 1958. The Canadian businessman valued education as a stepping stone and attended HEC Montreal. He received a bachelor’s De