Major Appointments Announced By Versatile Of Canada

Versatile Corporation Inc. of Vancouver, B.C., recently announced two major appointments within its marine and industrial group.

Donald W. Challinor, president and chief executive officer of its Canadian West Coast shipyards, Versatile Pacific Shipyards Inc., with facilities in North Vancouver and Victoria, has been named president and CEO of Versatile Davie Inc. of Lauzon, Quebec, the yard that the company acquired in 1985. He has been with Versatile Pacific (formerly Burrard Yarrows Corporation) since 1968, and has been CEO since 1982.

Appointed the new president and CEO at Versatile Pacific is David J. Alsop, formerly the company's senior vice president. He has been with the company since 1973, and was appointed senior VP in 1982.

Versatile Corporation's third shipyard subsidiary is Versatile Vickers Inc. of Montreal, whose president and CEO is Stuart Reader.

For information of Versatile's shipbuilding and repairing facilities and services, Circle 76 on Reader Service Card

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