Scott Burns returns as Chief Executive Officer of BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

Scott Burns returns as Chief Executive Officer of BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

Calgary, October 25, 2017

The Board of Directors of BURNCO Rock Products Ltd. is delighted to announce the appointment of Scott Burns as Chief Executive Officer of BURNCO Rock Products Ltd. Mr. Burns remains Chairman of the Board.

BURNCO and its group of subsidiaries has rapidly grown over the last few years which now mandates the reorganization into a flatter and more disciplined organization with faster processes and decision making to address the rapidly changing business environment and market needs. This significant growth has predominantly been in the USA with rapidly expanding operations in Texas and more recently in Colorado.

“Scott Burns is returning to lead the company as the CEO, with a strong desire for pursuing accelerated prudent growth opportunities across the businesses.” Mike Bird, senior partner with Deloitte and advisor to the Board stated.  Bob Hagerman, Tax & Corporate Lawyer with Gowling WLG, a Director of the Board, added “the company is poised for growth with its strong and deep management team and strong financial discipline.”

Today’s organizational announcement is another building block in BURNCO’s transformational journey. BURNCO is moving quickly to structure our group of companies for faster growth, ensuring that we can respond to the wants and needs of our customers, our employees and other stakeholders.  We have a renewed focus of collaboration, striving to achieve our collective goals as a capable team, requiring integrity and passionately seeking excellence!


BURNCO is a 105 year old, fourth generation family business with operations in the USA and Canada in the aggregate-based construction materials business. Our 1,500 employees are united in a desire to meet and exceed the needs of our customers in the construction industry.