Printer Friendly

In memoriam.

In Memoriam:

Charles Alan (Al) Mordy, president and CEO of Cloverdale Paint Company, of Surrey, B.C., longtime member of the ACA board of directors, and a friend of many in the paint industry, passed away on June 4. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Judy, and his two children, Douglas (Candice) and Ann (Isha).

Mordy was born in North Vancouver, but spent his childhood in Portland and San Francisco before moving back to Vancouver as a young man. He became a chartered accountant after articling with KPMG, and in 1976 he joined Cloverdale Paint as controller, working his way up to president and CEO.

In addition to ACA, where he served on the board from 2011-2015, Mordy was active in several other industry-related associations in Canada and the United States, where Cloverdale had extended its presence in recent years.

After a successful 40-year career, Mordy had recently been involved in building a management team at both Cloverdale Paint and Rodda Paint companies that would enable him to ease out of the day-to-day operations. Cloverdale has credited his foresight with helping to provide for the group of companies to continue to prosper.

COPYRIGHT 2015 American Coatings Association, Inc.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2015 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:JCT CoatingsTech
Article Type:Obituary
Date:Jul 1, 2015
Previous Article:Dixie Chemical Company.
Next Article:House passes TSCA modernization act of 2015.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2020 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters