Calgary, AB, December 17, 2020 —ROC Modular Inc. (“ROC”), a leading provider of offsite construction solutions, today announced that Joseph Kiss has been named as President. Mr. Kiss has more than 25 years of executive level experience, serving as an early advocate and key innovator in the modular construction sector. In his previous modular construction roles, Mr. Kiss completed many projects in applications ranging from complex multi-family, social & affordable housing, hospitality & industrial. Prior to that, Kiss served in various entrepreneurial roles amongst growth orientated businesses in the energy and construction sectors.
“Joe is a tremendous addition and great fit to lead the ROC team,” said Tony Isaac, ROC’s founder and CEO. “As we emerge from this transitional period and after having reset our business, Joe’s extensive modular background and skills will help strengthen channel partnerships, develop strategic alliances and expand our presence throughout Western & Northern Canada and Western USA. His deep roots in the industry coupled with his demonstrated track record will drive the focus we require to re-define and grow our business.”
“I am very excited to be joining the ROC team,” said Kiss. “I believe now more than ever that the opportunity for modular and offsite solutions is robust.” Over the last year, several initiatives have been launched on a national and regional scale, both in Canada and the United States, to address severe housing shortages and additional infrastructure challenges highlighted by the global pandemic. Billions of dollars are earmarked to be deployed over the next decade and modular construction is increasingly a sought-after project delivery method due to its increased speed to completion, efficiency, high quality, safety and sustainability. “As the industry evolves and as the social and economic merits of modular become more evident, I believe ROC is perfectly positioned to provide the most cost effective, thoughtful and comprehensive solutions to this rapidly expanding industry,” concluded Mr Kiss.
Based in Calgary, AB ROC Modular is an agile manufacturer delivering Real Offsite Construction solutions. With a combined team experience of over 5,000 modules completed in a broad range of markets, the Company has a proven track record of project execution and delivery. With a primary focus on social & affordable, hospitality, multi-family, education and industrial markets, ROC operates with a distinct social orientation, giving back to the communities it serves, with a relentless focus on “building spaces for people to thrive.”
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Tony Isaac, CEO