Bailey Metal’s Ken Meinert to retire

VAUGHAN, Ont. — Bailey Metal Products has announced the upcoming retirement of Executive VP Kenneth Meinert, taking effect at the end of March, 2018. Meinert, who joined Bailey’s executive team in 2010, has more than two decades of experience in the gypsum industry, including time as CEO of the Canadian Gypsum Company. At the same time, Bailey announced three new VP appointments: Malcolm Nobbs for Strategic Development, Mark Griffioen for Operations, and Derick Vinthers for Sales. A family firm since 1950, Bailey Metal Products recently moved to third-party certification of its drywall studs.