AN INNOVATIVE GLOBAL MANUFACTURER AND SUPPLIER OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND ELECTRICAL PRODUCTS
Circa Enterprises Inc. is manufacturer and supplier of telecommunications and electrical products and is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta. Circa is a publicly traded company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the trading symbol CTO. Circa’s operations consist of two business lines:
Telecommunications (“Telecom”) – based in Calgary, the Telecom lines consist of surge protection products, computer cables and related connectivity products sold under the CircaMax brand. In addition, the segment includes Guardian Telecom, a manufacturer and supplier of ruggedized high performance telecommunications equipment.
Metal fabrication (“Metals”) – the Metals segment is based in Vaughan, Ontario and consists of enclosures, pole line hardware and other products sold to the Canadian electrical industry under the Hydel brand. The operating division also makes a variety of custom metal products for a variety of industries.
May 1985 – Circa Telcommunications Inc. formed in Calgary, Alberta
September 1988 – Circa obtains listing on the Alberta Stock Exchange and begins trading under the stock symbol “CTO”
March 1990 – Circa acquires Florida-based distributor and renames it Circa Telecom (USA) Inc. to sell and distribute products to the U.S. market
1994 – Circa Telecommunications Inc. restructured and renamed Circa Enterprises Inc.
1995 – Circa public company listing moved from the Alberta Stock Exchange to the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX)
1998 – Circa implements the ISO 9002 (now ISO 9001) quality standard
July 2002 – Circa Enterprises Inc. acquires the shares of AOK Custom Metals Limited, an Ontario custom metal fabrication corporation located in Markham, Ontario – the company was renamed Circa Metals Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Circa Enterprises Inc.
July 2004 – Circa Metals Inc. acquires the assets of Hydel Enterprises Inc., a manufacturer and supplier of fabricated enclosures, pole line hardware and other products for the Canadian electrical industry located in Scarborough, Ontario and Welland, Ontario
April 2006 – the Circa Metals Inc. Ontario operations were consolidated into a 99,000 square foot facility in Vaughan, Ontario
July 2009 – Circa’s public company listing moved from the TSX to the TSX Venture Exchange
2010 – Circa Metals consolidates Welland, Ontario operations into its Vaughan facility
February 2013 – Circa Metals Inc. was continued as an Alberta corporation and amalgamated into Circa Enterprises Inc.
December 2015 – Circa acquires the assets of Alberta Computer Cable Inc. (ACC) and begins designing, manufacturing and selling cable assemblies, connectors and wiring harnesses.
March 2016 – the operations of the cable and connector business (ACC) are amalgamated into Circa’s Calgary facilities
July 2017 – Circa acquires the assets of Guardian Telecom Inc. and begins designing, manufacturing and selling rugged, high performance telephones as well as telephone, PageTalk and PA systems
2019 – the Calgary-based Telecom operations are consolidated into a 30,000 square foot facility
Grant Reeves – CEO
Mr. Reeves is responsible for corporate leadership and direction of Circa Enterprises Inc. He has 20 years of merger and acquisition, corporate finance, and strategic planning experience having served as a corporate vice president of The InterTech Group, Inc. since 1990.
Mr. Reeves was previously the President of PBI Performance Products Inc., a South Carolina based material science company engaged in the development, manufacturing, and marketing of high performance polymers. PBI Performance Products is a wholly owned subsidiary of The InterTech Group, Inc. of North Charleston, South Carolina.
In addition, Mr. Reeves previously served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Galvanic Applied Sciences, Inc., a publicly-traded company involved in the design, manufacturing and selling of instrumentation equipment in the natural gas, industrial liquids and sulfur processing markets located in Calgary, Alberta.
Mr. Reeves graduated from the Terry Business School of the University of Georgia in 1978.
Cory Tamagi – Vice President Finance and CFO
Mr. Tamagi is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CA route) with over 25 years’ experience – the majority as a senior financial officer. He has held executive positions in publicly-traded and private businesses in telecommunications, manufacturing, real estate and transportation & logistics.
As the VP Finance and CFO, Mr. Tamagi leads the accounting/finance, IT, HR, communications and administration of Circa. He is responsible for financial stewardship, accounting & financial reporting, M&A, planning, internal control, tax, corporate finance, treasury, securities commission & stock exchange compliance, risk management, investor relations, corporate governance and administration.
Mr. Tamagi obtained a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Calgary in 1992 and is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta.
Circa strives to manage the business and operations with corporate social responsibility in mind at all times. This is includes; conducting business in a socially responsible and ethical manner, improving our environmental footprint, engaging, respecting and supporting the communities and cultures with which we work, monitoring and reporting performance, and making a commitment to sustainable development while still preserving profitability for stakeholders.
Circa’s commitment to corporate responsibility starts with our people. With 150+ employees from all corners of the globe, Circa is a place of cultural diversity with a focus on communication and teamwork, making a place where talented people want to work. Our team share ideas to increase production, work together to ensure a safe working environment, and collectively contribute in creating a positive working atmosphere.
Code of Ethics
At Circa, our integrity and reputation for ethical practices, and respect for all individuals are the essential fundamental values by which the company conducts business. Our reputation depends on honest and ethical conduct in dealings with employees, clients, shareholders, associates, suppliers and communities. Our commitment to exceed our customers’ expectations is supported by our strong focus on continual improvement and manufacturing quality products. Our reputation for high-quality work is essential to our productivity, sustainability and growth.
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Our greatest assets are our people. Circa proudly offers a creative, stimulating and positive work environment for our employees. Our team is comprised of professionals possessing a broad range of expertise including; technical, process and industry experience gained through the wide variety of projects, which we consult, recommend, implement or manage. We are always on the look out for innovative and exceptional candidates to join our team!
Thank you for your interest in employment with Circa. We are an equal opportunity employer and consider applicants for all positions based on the most qualified and suitable candidate to ensure the success of our business.
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