Atlas Engineered Products Ltd (CVE:AEP) (OTCMKTS:APEUF), the wood products firm, told investors on Tuesday that experienced business development specialist and entrepreneur, Bill Gammel, has joined the executive team.
Gammel becomes vice president (VP) of sales effective immediately, said the Nanaimo, BC-based company.
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"We're very excited to have Bill joining us," said Atlas chief executive and president Dirk Maritz.
"Organic sales growth is one of our key success factors and Bill has shown he is a leader developing new business."
Gammel, who lives in Edmonton, has an "outstanding" track record of expanding existing business lines and developing new markets. He is a hands-on executive with "proven ability to drive sales to achieve improved bottom-line results", said the firm.
Earlier this month, Atlas Engineered reported it was seeing robust growth across Canada into the coming year and expects its third-quarter revenue to be nearly 18% higher than the previous quarter as it drives margin improvement across its product categories.
The construction company is seeing growth in each of its business lines, including residential, commercial and agricultural, it said.
Shares added 2.33% to C$0.44 each.
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