The Ontario Environment Industry Association (ONEIA) is pleased to announce Claude Ouimet, Senior Vice President of InterfaceFLOR, will be its June 21 breakfast speaker. Interface, widely praised as the world’s most sustainable company, began its journey more than 12 years ago and now leads the corporate sector. Claude will discuss Interface’s operations in Canada and worldwide, highlighting its usage of biomimicry to model its processes and technology after those in nature and the company’s revolutionary approach to lifecycle assessment that has seen its usage of recycled materials soar.
About the speaker
Claude Ouimet is the Senior Vice President and General Manager for InterfaceFLOR Commercial, in Canada and Latin America. InterfaceFLOR Commercial is the worlds leading manufacturer of modular carpet. Claudes guidance in Canada and Latin America provides the strategic focus needed to continue to maximize every opportunity and help InterfaceFLOR Commercial meet the challenges for growth in these important markets. Claudes 18-year career with the company includes roles in both manufacturing and sales.
InterfaceFLOR Commercial is deeply immersed in a mission to become a sustainable corporation by leading a worldwide effort to design sustainable manufacturing and development processes by the year 2020. Claudes mix of manufacturing, sales and marketing knowledge gives him a unique perspective for integrating sustainability throughout the InterfaceFLOR Commercial corporate culture. He brings his passion for environmentally-sound practices not only to manufacturing technology and practices, but also to sales strategies and marketing concepts that reflect the companys eco mission.
WHO: Claude Ouimet, Senior Vice President, Canada and Latin America, InterfaceFLOR
WHAT: ONEIA’s Environmental Business Opportunity Breakfast (EBOB)
WHEN: Thursday, June 21, 7:30 AM
WHERE: Holiday Inn, 370 King St., Toronto, ON — Regency Ballroom A
COST: ONEIA members $50, ONEIA not-yet-members $65
TO REGISTER: www.oneia.ca