VP Sales & Marketing
Grip Idle Management Systems
Mr. Duncan Curd is VP of Sales and Marketing for GRIP Idle Management Systems in Ancaster, Ontario. GRIP specializes in reducing emissions on Gas and Diesel powered vehicles. Mr. Curd’s career has been focused in the Automotive, HVAC and Industrial Automation space.
He has held a variety of National and International roles serving these industries. As General Manager of Nortec in Ottawa, he was responsible for greatly expanding the company’s local and global sales by introducing innovative HVAC technologies that not only reduced energy costs but improved building occupant health.
During his time at Siemens Canada he managed a number of key business units that included large projects, discrete and process automation as well as Industrial communications technologies. He has worked with Siemens USA as the Global Account Manager to the Ford Motor company in Detroit.
Mr. Curd holds an honors degree from the University of Toronto as well as an Executive MBA from the Richard Ivey School of business. He is as passionate about deploying innovative technologies to help benefit companies as he is about his service as a 15 year veteran of his local volunteer fire department