PRT Growing Services Ltd announced that Randy Fournier has joined the company as CEO, effective March 7, 2022. Rob Miller, PRT's President and CEO since 2008, will be retiring after a 40-year business career, transitioning to support the Company in a senior advisory role.
Mr. Fournier has approximately 30 years of experience in forest products at institutions across North America and will be responsible for leading PRT's strategic growth across Canada and the United States, developing the reforestation company's existing pipeline of opportunities throughout North America. Most recently, Mr. Fournier served as Chief Operating Officer for Cosmo Specialty Fibers Inc., a Washington State specialty cellulose company.
Growing over 5 billion trees to date, Growing Services Ltd is a pioneer in commercial scale containerized growing process for over 200 forest species that maximize customer socio-economic value and contribute to the mitigation of climate-change from its differentiated footprint of 21 nursery and cold storage facilities across Canada and the United States.