Photo: The Electrozad Supply Company Limited Windsor location at 2900 Jefferson Blvd. Photo courtesy of Dean Scott.
NEWSFLASH April 2018
CenterLine (Windsor) Limited announced in early March it has maintained its status as a “Gold Standard Requalified” winner and has been recognized for overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious “Canada’s Best Managed Companies” Award. CenterLine congratulates its outstanding staff for its unwavering dedication to excellence and thanks its many valued customers and suppliers for their contributions in helping them realize this tremendous achievement. Now in its 25th year “Canada’s Best Managed Companies” (BestManagedCompanies.ca) is one of the country’s leading business awards programs recognizing Canadian-owned and managed companies for innovative, world-class business practices. Every year, hundreds of entrepreneurial companies compete for this designation in a rigorous and independent process that evaluates the calibre of their management abilities and practices. This prestigious national award is sponsored by Deloitte, CIBC, Canadian Business, Smith School of Business, TMX Group and MacKay CEO Forums. CenterLine (headquartered in Windsor, Ontario) is a Canadian based, privately held, corporation specializing in advanced automation processes and technologies that satisfy resistance welding, metal forming and cold spray application needs. It is established internationally with manufacturing and service support facilities situated in the USA, Mexico, Brazil, Germany, Romania, India and China which help support their customer’s international operations. With over 60 years of business experience, CenterLine continues to develop technologies and processes that assist its customers in maintaining their competitive advantage. Find out more about this company by logging onto: Cntrline.com.
Electrozad Supply Company Limited was also recognized for overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious “Canada’s Best Managed Companies” designation. The 2018 “Best Managed” program award winners are amongst the best-in-class of Canadian owned and managed companies with revenues over $15 million demonstrating strategy, capability and commitment to achieve sustainable growth. Electrozad Supply was selected for their commitment to service and quality, investment into the future, adaptive business strategies, and their focus on employee development. As the largest independently owned electrical wholesale distributor in Southwestern Ontario, Electrozad Supply offers a full range of electrical and electrical-related products from some of the premier manufacturers in Canada and the United States. From products to complete project solutions, they provide customers with a convenient “one-stop-shop” total source for their electrical needs. The company was also recognized as a 2016 winner of a Windsor – Essex Regional Chamber of Commerce “Business Excellence Award.” Electrozad and their dedicated staff contribute to numerous philanthropic endeavours through the Electrozad Foundation and OZAD Institute, as well as community volunteering initiatives and sponsorships. Learn more at: Electrozad.com.
In early March Sterling Fuels Limited was awarded $32,910 towards Union Gas’ energy conservation initiative. When Union Gas Project Manager for Market Development Engineering Services, Haris Ahmadzai presented the cheque to Sterling’s President Peter Kelly he mentioned was very pleased to work jointly with Sterling in creating these opportunities for energy conservation and cost savings. “Initiatives such as these can save companies a lot of money, and we look forward to continuing a strong relationship with Union Gas,” says Kelly. “Sterling Fuels is one of Union Gas’ top 100 industrial users in southwestern Ontario. Over the years, we have invested heavily in environmental projects such as reducing energy consumption and our carbon footprint.” Sterling has received numerable awards over the years for its commitment to environmental management. In 2010, the Essex Regional Conservation Authority recognized Sterling for its environmental initiatives during the dock construction project. The company has also received praise from Walpole Island First Nation for its environmental achievements and stewardship. Additionally, Sterling has received “Safety Kleen” Awards for reducing greenhouse emissions and environmental programs, and past recognition from both Windsor Utilities and Union Gas for its GHG and Energy Reduction Programs. Sterling has also been recognized by Georgian Bay Forever, a Great Lakes environmental group protecting water and aquatic species. Kelly adds, “It is the hard work and dedication of Tony Zambito, Maintenance Manager and Coordinator for the project, along with his team, that make these grants and awards to Sterling possible.”