Guest Speaker: Mr. Keith Creel, President and Chief Executive Officer, CP Rail.
On January 31, 2017, Keith Creel became the President and Chief Executive Officer of CP Rail, becoming the 17th person to lead the company since 1881. Mr. Creel was appointed president and chief operating officer in February, 2013 and joined the CP Board of Directors in May of 2015.
Prior to joining CP, Keith was executive vice-president and chief operating officer at Canadian National (CN). Keith began his railroad career at Burlington Northern Railway in 1992 as an intermodal ramp manager in Birmingham, Alabama.
Keith obtained a Bachelor of Science in Marketing from Jacksonville State University. He also completed the Advanced Management Program at the Harvard Business School. Keith has a military background as a commissioned officer in the US Army, during which time he served in the Persian Gulf War in Saudi Arabia. Recognized for his leadership at CP, Keith was named by Progressive Railroading as “Railroad Innovator” for 2014.
Location: Hotel Bonaventure – Salon Mont-Royal
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Tickets: $85 per person or $850 for a table of 10