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SMACNA Video: Craig Benson

Dec 20, 2018

Craig Benson, president of Paramount Sheet Metal in British Columbia, Canada, talks about how he got his start in sheet metal and what it’s like to be an owner of a small company doing new build and retrofit work in a booming marketplace. He shares some stories and surprises about when he joined SMACNA. The workforce is a challenge for his firm, so he relies on the local pre-apprentice program that has been very successful. However, he still finds the need to “hire the kid off the street.”