Management Today - Winter 2011 - (Page 160)

cS C A N A D I A N S P OT L I G H T All Together Now >LEEDS TRANSIT LEEDS TRANSIT SAYS ITS GREATEST ADVANTAGE IS THE CULTURE OF COOPERATION IT HAS CREATED AND THE EFFECT THAT HAS ON ITS EMPLOYEES. // Leeds Transit has become one of the largest dealers of school and commercial buses in North America since its inception in 1970. BY C H R I S P E T E R S E N bus dealerships in North America. Since 1970, Leeds Transit has been serving Ontario by selling school and commercial buses. The company has been affiliated with International Truck and Engine since 1972, and in 2003 Leeds Transit was chosen as the first dealer of IC buses in Canada. It emphasizes a complete range of services, from the initial sale of the bus to after-sale services including support and parts. This makes the company a single-source solution for many of its clients throughout Ontario, Quebec and the Maritime Provinces. > -----------------------------------------------[ P R O F I L E ] Leeds Transit Headquarters: Elgin, Ontario Specialty: School/commercial bus dealership Employees: 62 -------------------------------------------------------------- Leeds Transit partner and General Manager Ron Stenzl says there’s a difference between his company and other bus dealerships in North America. It’s not in the products it offers or the markets it serves, but rather the attitude one would find in its employees. With a corporate culture built around a sense of family and cooperation, it’s no wonder that Leeds Transit has grown into one of the largest 160 MANAGEMENTTODAY-MAGAZINE.COM WINTER 2011 http://www.MANAGEMENTTODAY-MAGAZINE.COM

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Management Today - Winter 2011

Management Today - Winter 2011
Millionaire Mega Toys
Management Playbook
Taking Action
Branding Concerns
La Curacao
Prosper Inc.
Meridian Credit Union
Ozarks Federal Savings and Loan
Mona Pearl
MaMa Rosa’s Pizza
L’Oreal USA Consumers Products Division
ABI Ltd.
CHIRON America
Lucerne Foods
Bud’s Best Cookies
Crest Foam Industries
Hozishaki America
The Knapheide Manufacturing Co.
Lavi Industries
S. Freedman & Sons Inc.
Val-Fab Inc.
History vs. Reality
Grupo Roble
Sabal Homes
Grupo Marhnos
Novak Construction
McAlpine Ltd. – Cayman Islands Government Administration Building
Ram Power Corp.
CMH Architects
Golden State Framers
Russell Redi-Mix Concrete
Roger Electric
Supply Chain
Triad Systems
Schildwachter Oil
Star Transport
Canadian Focus
Airline Hotels & Resorts Inc.
Northgate Industries
Winnipeg Airports Authority
PKS Equipment & Engineering Inc.
The Hazelton Hotel
Leeds Transit
PCL Constructors – Durham Consolidated Courthouse
Build Toronto
Handling Specialty
Parker Hannifin Canada
Stevens Resource Group Inc.

Management Today - Winter 2011