EDMONTON, Feb. 24 /CNW/ - The Churchill Corporation is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Don Pearson to the position of President and Chief Operating Officer of Stuart Olson, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Corporation, effective immediately.
Mr. Pearson first joined Stuart Olson in 1985 as a Project Manager and progressed through the company to his prior position as Executive Vice President in October of 2008.
Mr. James Houck, President and Chief Executive Officer, stated "Mr. Pearson's industry knowledge and strong leadership have been a key factor in Stuart Olson's past successes. He has consistently delivered results in his EVP position as part of his executive development, and his demonstrated strategic vision will contribute to Stuart Olson's future."
Mr. Pearson succeeds Al Stowkowy who has ceased employment with the company.
About The Churchill Corporation:
The Churchill Corporation provides building construction, industrial construction and maintenance services throughout western Canada. Churchill common shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "CUQ".
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