Darren Latoski, CEO of WesternOne Inc., (TSX: WEQ) is pleased to announce that Stockwell Day has been appointed to WesternOne’s Board of Directors.
From 1986 to 2000, Stockwell Day served in the Progressive Conservative Government in Alberta in a variety of senior roles, including Minister of Labour and Minister of Social Services, Provincial Treasurer and Acting Premier.
From 2000 to 2011, Stockwell Day served as a Member of Parliament. In 2006 Stockwell Day was appointed Minister of Public Safety and member of the Cabinet Committee on Priorities and Planning. In 2008, he was appointed Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway and in 2010 Stockwell Day was appointed President of the Treasury Board.
Stockwell Day is a Senior Strategic Advisor for McMillan LLP and serves on the boards of Telus, the Johns Hopkins University Atlantic Basin Policy Institute, the Eminata Group, RCI Capital, the International Federation of Christians and Jews, the Canada-India Business Council, the Canada-China Business Council (Vice-Chair), and the Council on Jewish and Israel affairs.
WesternOne seeks to acquire businesses in the construction and infrastructure services sector in order to generate dividends for its shareholders and to achieve capital appreciation. WesternOne’s businesses operate under WesternOne Rentals and Sales, which specializes in providing equipment rental solutions in Western Canada, and Britco, one of the largest modular construction companies in the industry.
Britco has over 1,000 employees and has operations in Australia, Canada and the United States.
Additional information about WesternOne Inc. is available at www.weq.ca