NAIMA Canada names Jay Nordenstrom new executive director
May 22, 2012 - NAIMA Canada, the association for North American fiber glass, rock wool and slag wool manufacturers in Canada, has appointed Jay Nordenstrom as its executive director.
By Alyssa Dalton
“Jay brings extensive experience in policy development and advocacy, with established relationships with government and other organizations. He is well suited to help meet the insulation sector’s priorities and challenges,” said NAIMA Canada chair, Ric McFadden, VP and general manager Owens Corning Canada Building Materials Group.
Nordenstrom joins NAIMA Canada from the Canadian Association of Railway Suppliers, where, as executive director, he was responsible for the overall strategic direction including all aspects of advocacy with the federal and provincial governments and railways, as well as liaising with governments on legislation and program funding.
“This is a very exciting time for Canada’s insulation industry and I look forward to working with NAIMA Canada members and the industry as a whole as we continue to promote energy efficiency and sustainability through building products and policy,” said Nordenstrom.