Ticker symbol GBO / TSX
MONTREAL, Sept. 4 /CNW Telbec/ - GBO INC., manufacturer of the
"Bonneville" windows and doors (whose name previously was Groupe Bocenor
inc.), has announced that Caroline Reny, CMA, has decided to resign from her
position as chief financial officer for personal reasons. The Company's
management expects to fill this position as quickly as possible. Until a new
CFO is hired, these responsibilities will continue to be carried out by two
comptrollers already with GBO Inc.
Founded in 1946, GBO Inc. is one of the leading window and door
manufacturers in Eastern Canada. The Company, which employs approximately
500 people, designs, develops, manufactures, markets and distributes an
extensive selection of high-end energy-efficient window arrangements sold
primarily under the "Bonneville" and "Polar" brands. This selection includes
wooden and polyvinyl chloride (PVC) windows, as well as hybrid models made of
wood or PVC and aluminum. GBO also offers exterior doors, primarily for
high-end market niches. The Company sells its windows and doors to the home
improvement and construction markets in Quebec, Ontario, the Maritimes and the
Northeastern United States. GBO mainly serves independent building material
distributors, distributors specializing in windows, doors and millwork,
certain retailers, as well as construction and renovation contractors.
For further information:
For further information: Dennis Wood, Interim President and Chief
Executive Officer, (418) 387-7723; Source: GBO Inc.