Stuart Dean Appoints Sid Granger as First Market Manager in Toronto

-Experienced Sales Management and Business Development Professional Joins Stuart Dean Team-

NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2013 /CNW/ - Stuart Dean, an international provider of renowned architectural restoration services, is pleased to announce the appointment of Sid Granger as the first market manager of the Toronto office. In this role, Granger is responsible for the growth, strategy and management of this market, which encompasses most of eastern Canada.

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"With Sid's appointment, Stuart Dean is continuing to invest in one the largest cities in North America with the anticipation of significant market penetration and expansion," said Jeff Nanna, regional senior vice president, north region of Stuart Dean. "Sid's background and experience will provide strong leadership for the Toronto market, and I am pleased to welcome him to the Stuart Dean team."

Granger joins Stuart Dean with a background in sales management and business development in a variety of industries, including commercial products and services. Most recently, Granger served as a regional sales manager at Windsor Industries, which manufactures and sells customized commercial floor cleaning equipment. Prior to this, he served as an industrial sales manager for Nilfisk Advance, a manufacturer of commercial cleaning equipment. He also served as a national service manager for NSS, a provider of floor equipment and services. Granger spent 12 years with the Canadian Armed Forces, and is a graduate of the Canadian Armed Forces School of Military Engineering. He holds a degree in civil engineering, and is also currently working on his Masters in Business Administration.

Stuart Dean repairs damage to architectural assets and restores surfaces at centuries-old buildings and newly constructed facilities with minimal interruption to business. The company's advanced processes and products restore natural stone and other architectural appointments and protect surfaces from staining and deterioration caused by environmental contamination and everyday use. Stuart Dean's expertise includes metal refinishing; stone polishing, cleaning and protection; wood refinishing; glass restoration; innovative and sustainable grouts and flooring solutions; and curtain wall and facade restoration.

Stuart Dean's vast experience gained during nearly 80 years in business enables the company to provide unique solutions to costly maintenance challenges, including cost-effective restoration programs that are custom-designed by the most skilled, knowledgeable and safety-conscious technicians in the industry.

About Stuart Dean
Stuart Dean is an international provider of renowned architectural restoration services, specializing in metal refinishing; stone polishing, cleaning and sealing; wood refinishing; glass restoration; innovative and sustainable grouts and flooring solutions; and curtain wall and facade restoration. Thousands of clients trust Stuart Dean to restore and preserve their buildings, retail stores, institutions and restaurants every day. Stuart Dean offers a portfolio of services to enhance the beauty and retain the value of a wide array of architectural assets. The company has been in business for more than 80 years, with 22 offices in the U.S. and Canada and more than 450 employees. Major markets served include Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Cleveland, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Miami, Nashville, New York, Norfolk, Orange County, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Richmond, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, St. Louis, Tampa, Toronto, Vancouver and Washington, D.C. For more information, visit www.stuartdean.com.

Contact: Jeff Donaldson
For Stuart Dean
412-642-7700
jeff.donaldson@elias-savion.com

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