Burndy Canada now integrated with Hubbell Canada
By Anthony Capkun
January 27, 2017 – Hubbell Canada reports the Burndy Canada organization is now officially under its “umbrella of premium brands”, effective January 1, 2017.
Burndy Canada employees relocated from their facility in Markham, Ont., to the Hubbell Canada facility in Pickering, Ont., in October 2015.
Eric Shaban, currently Burndy Canada VP marketing & sales, takes on expanded responsibility for Hubbell’s Harsh & Hazardous location products in Canada, becoming VP, marketing & sales for the Hubbell Construction & Energy (HCE) portfolio.
Eric’s new product portfolio includes the legacy Burndy brand of electrical, grounding and bonding products, and additional responsibility for Harsh & Hazardous location products, including Killark, Chalmit and Hawke.
Eric Shaban reports to Kevin Mallory, VP and GM, Hubbell Canada LP.
Steve Fraser will continue as director, marketing & sales leadership for the Commercial & Industrial portfolio, while Rick Blasl, director, marketing & sales for Hubbell Lighting, will continue to oversee the development of Hubbell’s portfolio of lighting brands.
Both Steve and Rick will continue to report to Kevin.
Beyond these changes, the sales & marketing organizations for each of the three product portfolios mentioned above will remain intact, says Hubbell Canada.