TITLE

Samuel's Big Asset: Bassett

AUTHOR(S)
Triplett, Tim
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Metal Center News;Dec2007, Vol. 47 Issue 13, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles Wayne Bassett, president and chief executive officer (CEO) of Samuel, Son & Co. Ltd. in Mississauga, Ontario. He has spent his entire career helping to grow the privately owned company into one of the top five metals distributors in North America. Bassett has been selected by "Metal Center News" as the 2007 Service Center Executive of the Year. He has directed the company using an aggresive growth through acquisition strategy with an emphasis on expansion in the U.S. INSETS: Canadian Collaboration Hits Close to Home;Kudos of All Kinds;Lunches Launch Long Career.
ACCESSION #
28083487

 

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