CALGARY, July 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian Pacific (TSX:CP)(NYSE: CP) today
announced veteran railroader Tony Marquis has joined the railroad as
its new Vice-President Operations Eastern Region with accountability
for its Eastern Canada and the Northeast U.S. operations.
"Tony is a leading railroader and will add to our considerable
operations bench strength. He is passionate about our business and
brings a strong service focus backed by years of Class 1 experience,"
said President and Chief Operating Officer Keith Creel.
After spending 25 years with Canadian National Railway Company in
various operating positions, Tony Marquis became owner and President of
Strategic Training Simulators Inc. (STSI) designing, building, and
installing locomotive simulators. Most recently he successfully
completed a corporate turn-around at Colombia-based coal railroad,
Fenoco S.A. while serving as president and chief executive officer.
Marquis will join the senior operations leadership team, which includes
Robert Johnson, Vice-President Operations Southern Region and Guido De
Ciccio, Senior Vice-President Operations Western Region. All three will
report directly to Creel.
About Canadian Pacific
Canadian Pacific (TSX:CP)(NYSE: CP) is a transcontinental railway in
Canada and the United States with direct links to eight major ports,
including Vancouver and Montreal, providing North American customers a
competitive rail service with access to key markets in every corner of
the globe. CP is a low-cost provider that is growing with its
customers, offering a suite of freight transportation services,
logistics solutions and supply chain expertise. Visit cpr.ca to see the
rail advantages of Canadian Pacific.
SOURCE: Canadian Pacific
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