Pioneer in Western Canadian construction industry augments network and operational capabilities for ROC as modular thesis continues to gain traction.
Calgary, AB, October 26, 2021 — ROC Modular Inc. (“ROC” or “Company”), a leading provider of modular construction solutions, announced the appointment of Ron Graham to the Company’s Board of Directors effective October 25, 2021.
Ron is an acclaimed business leader with over 50 years of experience in construction, global strategy, enterprise building and investments. He is currently Chairman Emeritus with Graham Construction, one of the country’s leading general contractors with over $2B in sales and a strong presence in the markets in which ROC operates.
Mr. Graham began his construction career in 1962 in Moose Jaw, SK and guided the firm’s growth into a leading provider of construction management services until his transition to the Board of Graham Construction in 2005. He has held the role as Chairman Emeritus since 2015 whilst being active on several additional Boards and other philanthropic organizations. Mr. Graham holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Saskatchewan where he and his wife Jane have been major donors in support of ongoing initiatives at the University.
“Ron brings remarkable industry connectivity and construction track record to our Company as a pioneer of the industry in Western Canada. As the modular construction industry continues to expand, we are absolutely thrilled to welcome his guidance on growth and governance to the ROC Board of Directors,” said Mr. Aki Georgacacos, Chairman of the Board at ROC. “We believe his distinguished track record in growing Graham Construction based on executing against fundamental values of commitment, integrity and reliability align perfectly with the organization we are seeking to build at ROC.”
Graham said, “The construction industry is evolving rapidly and ongoing success in the industry will be predicated on adopting alternative approaches and operating at the intersection of multiple technologies. I am very excited to join the Board of ROC as they continue to lead the increasing penetration of the modular approach in construction.”
About ROC Modular Inc.
Based in Calgary, AB ROC Modular is an agile manufacturer of modular components, 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 and affordable, hospitality, multi-family, education and industrial markets, ROC operates with a distinct social orientation, giving back to the communities it serves, with relentless focus on “building spaces for people to thrive.”
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