Industry News // The Guildfords Group Names William Brown President

The Guildfords Group Names William Brown President


Halifax, NS, Release: October 3, 2019 —

Darren S. Nantes, Chairman of the The Guildfords Group (Guildfords), is pleased to announce the appointment of William Brown as President.

William joined Guildfords in April of 2017 and has led significant change and improvement in numerous business processes throughout the organization. William has held Senior Executive positions for the past 9 years.  Prior to joining Guildfords, William was formerly CFO and then President of a successful steel fabrication and environmental services business catering to the oil and gas sector with operations in Atlantic Canada and Alberta.

William has significant past experience in the areas of business development, operations management and project management having managed multi-million dollar projects.

“We are fortunate to have someone of William’s caliber and experience to lead Guildfords” said Nantes. “We need strong leadership to successfully implement our strategy and take advantage of the market opportunities ahead. ”

Brown said, “This is an exciting time for Guildfords, and I’m thrilled to be taking on the President role. A strong safety culture, employees who are empowered to act and a renewed focus on our customers will be key as we execute on our growth strategy”.


About Guildfords:
Guildfords is a multi-discipline construction company which began operating in 1906 and today has operations across Atlantic Canada employing 300+ people.  Guildfords offers a wide range of services including but not limited to insulation, asbestos abatement, demolition, remediation, spray foam, coatings, fire proofing and steel cladding.


Contact Guildfords: 
25 Guildford Avenue, Dartmouth NS B3B 0H5
Phone: 902-481-7900