The BURNCO Board extends a warm welcome to Tom Zais in his new role as the CEO for the BURNCO Group of companies. Tom will be responsible for overseeing all Canadian and US operations.
Tom has a Civil Engineering degree from Texas A&M University as well as an MBA from the University of Houston. He brings to BURNCO more than two decades of experience in senior management positions in the construction materials industry.
Tom currently holds a Board role with the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association and has earned recognition for his leadership in safety, financial and operational performance.
Tom will maintain offices in both Canada and the United States as he rolls out his vision for BURNCO.
The pandemic led to an increase in construction and home renovations, but shortages of cement are putting a new strain on the industry.
Concrete is the most used building material on the planet and accounts for seven per cent of global CO2 emissions and 1.5 per cent of Canada’s.