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July 6, 2017

WESTON FOREST ACQUIRES GREAT NORTHERN LUMBER OF MICHIGAN

Mississauga, Ontario – July 6, 2017 Steve Rhone, President, is pleased to announce that Weston Forest has acquired the assets of Great Northern Lumber of Michigan, LLC and will be operating the facility as Northern Industrial Woods Inc.
The two companies have had a long-standing relationship, and Great Northern Lumber extends the reach of Weston’s remanufacturing capabilities.

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May 18, 2017

 

WESTON FOREST AT THE LARGEST HABITAT FOR HUMANITY BUILD IN CANADA

Toronto, Ontario – May 18, 2017. In honour of Canada’s 150th birthday and to celebrate Ontario’s sustainable forest products sector, OFIA partnered with Habitat for Humanity GTA as an Official Wood Sponsor at the Pinery Trail site in Toronto. Weston Forest is proud to collaborate with OFIA to deliver Ontario lumber to the build site and provide some handy volunteer labour! See pics and video link below:

March 9, 2017

 

WESTON FOREST REQUALIFIES AS ONE OF CANADA’S BEST MANAGED COMPANIES

Mississauga, Ontario – March 9, 2017. Steve Rhone, President, is pleased to announce that Weston Forest has once again been acknowledged as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for 2016. This marks the third consecutive year that Weston has received this prestigious award.

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March 3, 2017

 

Weston Forest releases trailer video for the Waterstone Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures gala!

Watch the trailer here: Weston Forest movie

 

DECEMBER 2, 2016

 

WESTON FOREST NAMED ONE OF CANADA’S 10 MOST ADMIRED CORPORATE CULTURES

Mississauga, Ontario- December 2, 2016. Weston Forest is honoured to be recognized as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures. The annual award, presented by Waterstone Human Capital, identifies best-in-class Canadian organizations for having cultures that have helped them enhance performance and sustain a competitive advantage.

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September 22, 2016

 

WESTON FOREST RECOGNIZED FOR ENERGY INNOVATION

Mississauga, Ontario – September 22, 2016. Weston Forest is pleased to be recognized at the Energy into Action conference with an Energy Innovation Award for the Industrial category between 251-999 KW. This is the first year these acknowledgments have been awarded.

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SEPTEMBER 15, 2016

 

WESTON FOREST ONCE AGAIN NAMED ONE OF CANADA’S FASTEST GROWING COMPANIES

Mississauga, Ontario – September 15, 2016. Canadian Business and PROFIT today ranked Weston Forest No. 344 on the 28th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the October issue of Canadian Business and at PROFITguide.com, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their five-year revenue growth. This is the second consecutive year that Weston Forest has achieved this honour.

Weston Forest posted a five-year revenue growth rate of 150%.

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April 22, 2016

 

HAPPY EARTH DAY!

Weston Forest is honoured to celebrate Earth Day by being named the very first “Green Ambassador” by the Toronto Construction Association (TCA).

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Green Ambassador Committee Crest

 

March 9, 2016

 

WESTON FOREST REQUALIFIES AS ONE OF CANADA’S BEST MANAGED COMPANIES.

Mississauga – March 9, 2016 Today, Steve Rhone, President of Weston Forest, is pleased to announce that Weston Forest has requalified as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for 2015.

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November 23, 2015

 

WESTON FOREST ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF NEW PRESIDENT

Mississauga – November 23, 2015. Today, Rick Ekstein, current President and CEO of Weston Forest, is pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Rhone to the position of President, effective January 1, 2016.

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In an exclusive interview, Ariella Kimmel sat down with Rick Ekstein to discuss this decision and what it means for the Weston family. Read full story here.

 

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