CALGARY, Feb. 4, 2013 /CNW/ - The Churchill Corporation (TSX: CUQ, CUQ.DB) ("Churchill") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Allan Tarasuk to the position of President, Churchill Services Group ("CSG") effective immediately. CSG provides industrial electrical, mechanical, insulation and related services to oil sands, mining, potash, power and LNG clients from Ontario to British Columbia.
Mr. Tarasuk is an industry veteran who began his industrial construction career more than 20 years ago first as a field engineer, then as a project engineer, before advancing into project management and then into more senior roles. Mr. Tarasuk's most recent position prior to accepting his new role with Churchill was as a group President of one of North America's leading fully integrated upstream and midstream construction and production service providers and prior thereto as President, Canadian Operations of a leading engineering, construction and technical services organization.
Mr. Tarasuk will oversee all facets of CSG's operations and his responsibilities will include business management and leading the growth of the CSG division. Mr. Tarasuk will report to David LeMay, Churchill's President and COO.
"I am very pleased to announce the appointment of Allan as President of CSG and to have Allan join our executive management team at Churchill," said Mr. LeMay. "He brings to Churchill knowledge of the industrial sector, excellent client relationships, and the operational and leadership experience necessary to build on the strengths of the CSG platform."
About The Churchill Corporation
The Churchill Corporation provides building construction, commercial and industrial electrical contracting, earthmoving and industrial insulation services to an array of public and private sector clients. Churchill operates office locations throughout British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and northwest Ontario. Churchill common shares and convertible debentures are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols "CUQ" and "CUQ.DB", respectively. www.churchillcorporation.com
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SOURCE: The Churchill Corporation