LEDUC, AB, Jan. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - Structural steel construction company,
Supermétal, today announced the arrival of Sylvie Boulanger as Vice
President, Technical Marketing, a highly strategic function combining
business development and innovation. Well-known among the Canadian
steel industry, Ms. Boulanger has been Québec Regional Manager of the
Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC) for the past 10 years.
"Sylvie Boulanger possesses a state-of-the-art expertise in creative
steel applications. Her contribution will allow us to consolidate our
growth and seize new business opportunities throughout North America,"
said Jean-François Blouin, Supermétal's President and CEO.
With over 20 years of experience in the industry, Ms. Boulanger has an
impressive academic background. She obtained her bachelors, masters and
doctorate in civil and structural engineering from the University of
Alberta (Edmonton), the University of California (Berkeley) and from
the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (Lausanne) in Switzerland,
respectively. In addition, she has been a member of several Canadian
and North American industry committees, including the CISC Committee on
Architecturally Exposed Structural Steel, the North American Steel
Construction Conference planning committee and the AISI Construction
Sustainability Task Group. She has also written for CISC's Advantage Steel Magazine and AISC's Modern Steel Construction.
"I am joining Supermétal because I admire and respect its team building
and innovative culture. Steel construction has a huge potential in
North America and in my view, no company is better positioned than
Supermétal to grow successfully in such an environment and become a key
industry leader," said Ms. Boulanger.
Supermétal is a well-established Canadian manufacturer that operates
plants in Alberta, Québec and South Carolina (USA) serving mainly
North-American clientele. Recognized for the quality of its service and
meeting construction timelines, the company based in Saint-Romuald,
Québec specializes in the production and installation of structural
steel for commercial and industrial buildings and employs 600 people.
For more information, visit: www.supermetal.com
For further information:
Dianna Eakins, Eakins Communications
Phone: 905-333-4208 or 905-630-4208 / Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Allan Metzger, Supermétal
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