TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Integrated Contracting Solutions ("ICS") is pleased to announce that Mr. Neil Lathangue has been named Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) of ICS, a leading provider of commercial facility service solutions to many of Canada's largest and well-known real estate asset managers, property managers and landlords. As CCO, Lathangue will be responsible for developing a commercial experience strategy that will amplify market share with customer-centric, value-driven and innovative solutions.
Prior to joining ICS, Lathangue worked in venture capital investment as Founder and General Partner of Desiderata Capital LLP. Since 2012, he has identified and invested in opportunities and partnerships in real and emerging-economy companies. Prior to this, he held senior executive positions in various industry-related businesses, including Waste Solutions Canada, Sierra Alpha Services Inc., Innovative Group, and GDI Facility Services.
As a seasoned corporate executive, Neil led the largest merger in the history of the Canadian facility services industry and has been recognized as leading one of Canada's 50 best managed companies. He is uniquely well-rounded as a certified Executive Coach, an engaged environmental steward, and an author and facilitator for BOMI International. He has also been the recipient of the international TOBY award for the best-in-class managed office building in the world. As a private equity professional, Lathangue has taken facility services companies through extraordinary growth in market share, capability and revenues, one of which that started at $60 million and surpassed a quarter of a billion dollars within four years.
Commenting on his appointment, Mr. Lathangue said, "I'm thrilled to be joining the ICS team. There is an unprecedented opportunity for creating new commercial experiences and driving revenue growth. It's great to sense the convergence that has brought us to this point and the direction of the road that we see ahead."
Following the completion of his undergraduate degree at Brock University, Lathangue earned a certificate in Strategic Leadership from Western University and further credentials from the distinguished Hotel Real Estate Investment and Asset Management Program at Cornell University. Lathangue is a proud father of three, enjoys competitive ultra running as a former Canadian national champion and trail running as a former bronze medallist at the world trail run championships. Lathangue remains active with the Young Presidents' and World Presidents' Organization (YPO/WPO), Upper Canada Chapter and is a member of the Redtail Roundtable and the London Hunt & Country Club.
ICS Partners Ron Boyko, Ryan Boyko and Tom Breckles are delighted to welcome Neil to the C-suite at ICS: "We have no doubt that Neil will propel our business forward. He adds both depth and breadth to our mission of bringing innovative, technology-enabled and customer-centric solutions to market with an unbeatable combination of accountability, transparency and service."
About Integrated Contracting Solutions ("ICS")
ICS is a national Facility Services leader, offering turn-key commercial building operational solutions to many of the largest and most well-known institutional asset managers, property management firms and landlords across Canada.
ICS provides a customized and fully integrated approach. Our unique services offering, enabled by ICS proprietary technologies, provide best-in-class quality of service, transparency, security and cost optimization to our facilities management customers. Our principals have decades long experience in providing integrated commercial facilities service solutions and take great pride in our reputation for successfully delivering premium quality and situation critical solutions in a timely manner. We strongly believe in aligning our interests with those of our customers and provide flexible engagement structures based upon each client's unique business situation and stakeholder requirements.
At ICS, we are committed to making the world a better place. We deploy our Sustainable Facility Service Solutions to empower our commercial, industrial and institutional customers to minimize their environmental footprint, so that they can provide an uncompromised and first-class environment to theirs.
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