John Emsley appointed as Canpar prez

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MONTREAL, Que. — TransForce Income Fund has appointed of John P. Emsley as president of its parcel delivery division, Canpar Transport.

Emsleys appointment is effective Aug 3. He has been with Canpar for 21 years, rising through the ranks of the organization to his most recent position as the company’s vice-president and chief financial officer.

Emsley is an experienced senior executive with a strong track record in maximizing competitiveness, increasing productivity, and improving financial controls, according to the company.

“We believe that John Emsley is the right person to lead Canpar into the future and we are very pleased to have found new leadership within the management team at Canpar,” said Alain Bdard, president and CEO of TransForce Income Fund. “John’s management experience and history with Canpar will ensure a seamless transition for Canpar customers and employees.”

Emsley takes the place of John Cyopeck who lost his battle with brain cancer in April.

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