Mark Walker takes on new role as Chief Operating Officer of PD Group of Companies Inc.; Doug Barker adds role as Vice-President of PD Canada Inc.; Michael Fownes named President of Park Derochie Inc.
Thanks to its diversified, talented and aspiring employees, PD Group of Companies Inc. continues to evolve and grow, throughout Canada and into the United States, striving to provide Best in Class services and opportunities for advancement along the way.
In an effort to work towards its objective of further developing organizational growth and strength, PD Group of Companies is pleased to announce the following changes, effective February 1, 2017.
Co-Owner, Mark Walker, will step out of the role of President of Park Derochie Inc. and into the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO) / President of Corporate Services for PD Group of Companies Inc. Mark will work closely with Executive Vice-President, Brian Tiessen, and CEO / Executive Chairman, Jeff Granberg, in expansion planning and company synergies within PD Group of Companies Inc.
Michael Fownes will move from his current role as Vice-President and take on the role of President of Park Derochie Inc. Michael is committed to building upon the solid foundation of leadership, expertise, passion and enthusiasm on which the company was established.
Additionally, Doug Barker, President of Park Derochie Coatings (Saskatchewan) Inc. will take on the added role of Vice-President of PD Canada Inc. working with and reporting to Jeff Granberg, President of PD Canada Inc.
Co-Owners, Jeff Granberg and Mark Walker, are excited about these changes and believe that the restructuring is deserving, necessary and will be instrumental to PD Group of Companies continued success. They look toward the many talented and aspiring individuals within the PD Group of Companies and encourage them to continue to push the boundaries of Best in Class.
“With every change an opportunity presents itself.” – Jeff Granberg
As of September 30th, Park Derochie Inc. has incurred 853,212 employee hours in 2016. Already surpassing our previous best statistics in 2011 when 819,802 employee hours were worked.
Park Derochie continues to show its dedication to providing "Best in Class" services while ensuring a safe and healthy work environment for its employees and remains top of the class in its WCB statistics.
While these safety statistics are impressive and all Park Derochie employees deserve recognition for a job well done, we will carry our safety awareness forward, maintaining our vigilance towards our personal safety.
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