SOURCE: Renin Corporation

Renin Corporation

April 27, 2016 18:00 ET

Renin Corp. Appoints Philip Orsino as Corporate Vice Chairman

BRAMPTON, ON and TUPELO, MS--(Marketwired - April 27, 2016) - Renin Holdings, LLC ("Renin," and/or "Renin Corp.") today announced that it has appointed Mr. Philip Orsino, OC, FCA, as Corporate Vice Chairman. In this position, Mr. Orsino will be providing consultation on strategic direction and growth plans for the company. Mr. Orsino is a Corporate Director and the President and CEO of Brightwaters Strategic Solutions Inc., which provides advisory and consulting services.

In addition, Mr. Orsino is a Director of The Bank of Montreal and Chair of the Audit and Conduct Review Committee. He also serves as a Director and member of the Audit Committee of the Minto Group, and is a Director of Hydro One Limited and Chair of the Audit Committee.

Formerly he was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Jeld-Wen Inc. (2011 - 2014), a global integrated manufacturer of building products and from 1984 to 2005 the President and CEO of Masonite International Corporation. 

"Philip clearly brings a wealth of experience in growing companies, especially within our industry. His track record and accomplishments speak for themselves and are very much aligned with where we hope to take Renin," commented Shawn Pearson, Renin's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. 

"We believe Philip's exemplary career experience and professional honors are an ideal combination and fit for us, and we are excited to welcome him to the Renin team," Pearson concluded.

Mr. Orsino was appointed an Officer of the Order of Canada in 2004, was the recipient of the 2003 Canada's Outstanding CEO of the Year Award, and received the University of Toronto's Rotman School of Business Distinguished Business Alumni Award for 2002. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Professional Accountants. Further, he is the author of 'Successful Business Expansion: Practical Strategies for Planning Profitable Growth,' published by John Wiley and Sons.

About Renin: Renin is a market leader in the manufacturing and design of specialty door systems and hardware products in Canada, the United States, and Europe. Since 1960, Renin has been developing innovative products including glass and mirror doors, contemporary room dividers, specialty track and hardware systems, and barn-style doors and hardware. The company markets its products to the new construction and home improvement industries under the brands Renin, Truporte, Acme, and other private label brands. For more information, please visit

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