WSI Consulting today announced the appointment of Ron McArthur as its new Chief Operating Officer
Toronto, Canada, WSI Press Release March 2004
Today, WSI Consulting, a global leader in providing Internet Consulting services to small- and medium-sized businesses announced the appointment of Mr. Ronald McArthur as its new Chief Operating Officer.
As one of Canada’s foremost business leaders and corporate strategists, Mr. McArthur is uniquely qualified to assist WSI Consulting in managing its record setting growth. During his distinguished career, Mr. McArthur has led diverse management teams with major international public and private companies.
“We are extremely excited that Ron has accepted this important position with WSI.” announced Louis Zalany, WSI’s Chief Executive Officer. “His experience will help us to harness our unparalleled growth to the benefit of all our stakeholders; including our Franchisees, staff, and shareholders.”
During his distinguished career as a dynamic leader, coach and team-builder, Mr. McArthur has developed and implemented strategic plans for public and private companies focusing on growth, customer service and employee motivation.
“We are extremely fortunate to have attracted someone like Ron, who sees the vision of where we are taking WSI Consulting.” explained WSI’s Vice-Chairman Tore Steen. “Ron understands what’s involved in building a billion dollar company as he’s been there himself, as President of a 1.2 billion dollar company, with 1600 employees. That’s the kind of experience that will fit
nicely with our management team.”
As a sought after expert in the field of Mergers and Acquisitions, prior to WSI consulting Ron has orchestrated over 60 acquisitions, controlling an acquisitions war chest of over $150,000,000 at any given time.
“It’s not often that you find an industry leader like WSI Consulting who has yet to draw upon the external financing of public markets.” proclaimed McArthur. “The fundamentals of the company are extremely strong. This will open many doors for the company providing options in both organic and growth through acquisition. There is no question that we are in the right place at
the right time!”
The WSI Board is excited about the many ways that Mr. McArthur will contribute to the growth and development of the world’s #1 Internet Consultancy network.
WSI Consulting, headquartered in Toronto, Canada, is ranked the #1 Internet Services Business in the world and the 4th fastest-growing Franchise in the United States. With systems that have been
developed, utilized and proven by over 700 Internet Consultants in 87 countries worldwide, WSI delivers thousands of e-business solutions to small- and medium-sized businesses annually. By utilizing the same technologies that helped to establish online success for their clients, WSI Franchise own corporate website now receives more traffic than any other franchise website in the world.