EDMONTON, March 10, 2016 /CNW/ - All Weather Windows, Canada's largest
privately owned window and door manufacturer, has been named one of
Canada's Best Managed Companies for the eighth consecutive year.
Sponsored by Deloitte, CIBC, the National Post, Queen's School of Business, and MacKay CEO Forums, Canada's Best
Managed Companies recognizes Canadian-owned companies with revenues
over $10 million that demonstrate sustained growth, strong financial
and management performance, and overall organizational success.
The designation ensures All Weather Windows will retain the Best Managed
Platinum Club status it earned in 2015. The Platinum Club is the
program's highest recognition.
"As always, we are honoured to receive this recognition and to be
included alongside Canada's best managed companies," said Richard
Scott, President and Chief Executive Officer at All Weather Windows.
"We're especially proud of the recognition this year, which has
presented a number of organizational and economic challenges that we've
had to overcome. It reflects our commitment to manufacturing
top-quality commercial and residential window and door products and
maintaining a safe and healthy workplace while responding to shifting
In 2015, All Weather Windows made a number of operational and strategic
changes that have positioned it for continued success despite ongoing
economic uncertainty, including some important strategic acquisitions.
These acquisitions have allowed All Weather Windows to achieve
economies of scale within the family of companies, and improve overall
customer service by expanding on products and solutions. All Weather
Windows has also introduced leading-edge enterprise resource software
to streamline sales and service and created new key positions focused
on implementing Lean manufacturing practices and supply chain
Established in 1993, Canada's Best Managed Companies is one of the
country's leading business awards programs that recognizes Canadian
companies that have implemented world-class business practices and
created value in innovative ways. Applicants are evaluated by an
independent judging panel on how they address various business
challenges, including new technologies, globalization, brand
management, leadership, leveraging and developing core competencies,
designing information systems, and hiring the right talent to
"Companies that earn Platinum Club status in the Canada's Best Managed
Companies program are true leaders in the Canadian marketplace," said
Jon Hountalas, Executive Vice-President, Business Banking, CIBC. "They
exemplify strong vision and leadership, a sustained commitment to
growth and innovation, and ongoing dedication to their corporate
This year's winners of the Canada's Best Managed Companies award, along
with the Gold Standard winners, Requalified and Platinum Club members
will be honoured at the annual Canada's Best Managed Companies gala in
Toronto on April 12, 2016.
All Weather Windows is Canada's largest privately owned window and door
manufacturer. Launched in 1978 in a 10,000-square-foot manufacturing
facility in Edmonton, Alberta, the company has since expanded to nine
branches and over 1,000 dealers nationwide. Our two leading-edge
manufacturing plants in Edmonton and Mississauga produce a full range
of award-winning window and door products for dealers, builders,
contractors and homeowners. All Weather Windows has also been a
platinum sponsor of Habitat for Humanity for over seven years.
SOURCE All Weather Windows Ltd.
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All Weather Windows
P: (780) 447-6368