Another leader specialized in doors and window joins “Well Made Here”
Following JeldWen, Groupe Atis is now a participant in Well Made Here. The corporation, whose head office is in Longueuil, is one of the top Canadian manufacturers of doors and window with nine plants, over 30 points of sale, 1 400 employees and revenues of approximately 200 million dollars.
Groupe Atis manufactures, distributes and markets a complete line of doors, windows and highly energy efficient products intended for the residential construction and renovation market segment, which it achieves through its subsidiaries, namely Allsco, Altek, Alweather, Atis Doors and Windows, Extrusion SP, Laflamme, SDI, Vinylbilt Windows & Doors, and, Vitrerie Lévis.
New Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
On April 1, 2019, Benoit Alain took over from Robert Doyon, who led the business for the past fifteen years.
M. Alain, is a member of the Quebec CPA Order, the association for professional chartered accountants, and holder of the Administrateur de sociétés certifiés (ASC), a designation for corporate directors. He served as the Executive Vice-President of Cascades where, until recently, he led the Cascades PRO division, which specializes in the manufacturing and distribution for the away-from-home North American market. Prior to that, he was the Vice-President of Finance and Administration at Cascades Tissue Group, following his roles as Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer of ArcelorMittal. Mr. Alain holds an impressive track record in business development and in the strategic leadership of sales and marketing, operations and finance teams, including supply chain management.