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New CEO at VRE Systems

November 1, 2021  By VRE Systems

John Staios

VRE Systems has announced the appointment of John Staios as its new Chief Executive Officer.

An experienced business leader, Staios will succeed George Van Rijn and assume responsibilities on November 1. After 40 plus years as owner and CEO, Van Rijn says he is looking forward to his retirement.

Staios’s dedication to the company and experience makes him the ideal leader to confidently move VRE Systems into the future, and to continue the growth of the company, says Van Rijn. “I feel that John taking over at the helm of VRE Systems will ensure the company’s future success while expediting organic growth and new opportunities.”


Based in Grassie, Ont., VRE Systems has over 40 years of experience providing products and services to the retail garden centre, greenhouse, horticulture and agriculture industries.

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