BIG NEWS AT WESTON FOREST!
Weston Forest, a leading distributor and remanufacturer of softwood & hardwood lumber and specialty panel products, today announced it has been acquired by the Watermill Group, a strategy-driven private investment firm.
“This is a historic event for everyone at Weston Forest,” said Steve Rhone, President, Weston Forest. “Our partnership with the Watermill Group will give us the strategic expertise and financial resources we need to help us enter the next phase of our growth. Watermill’s culture and values are an excellent fit with ours, and this strategic move will allow us to continue to offer a diverse range of products and services to our customers and suppliers, while providing more opportunity to our employees.” The Weston Forest executive team remains heavily invested in the company. Read more here.
WESTON FOREST COVID-19 response
At Weston Forest, results matter, but people matter more. Our focus since the beginning of the COVID-19 situation has been keeping our people safe, and continuing to safely provide our customers with essential materials for their business. We have taken several steps to ensure these priorities as far back as late February, when we first purchased hand sanitizing stations for the entire office.
WESTON FOREST receives Mississauga Board of Trade Business Award of Excellence
Weston Forest is pleased to announce that it is the recipient of the 2019 Large Business of the Year Award, presented by the Mississauga Board of Trade (MBOT). The Large Business of the Year Award recognizes a large business that has demonstrated outstanding achievement and continues to contribute to the economic growth in Mississauga.