Bringing an engineering background in the automobile manufacturing industry and a well-rounded perspective to his new position, Chad Cole has been appointed trade marketing manager for Wakefield Canada. Cole adds an additional automotive background to the Wakefield Team. A graduate of Fanshawe College Mechanical Engineering, he has worked in robotics and other engineering sectors for several OEMs. In addition to his vocational expertise, Chad is a ‘car fanatic’ with an impressive knowledge of vehicle detail and specifications. A native of St Mary’s Ontario, Chad now lives in Toronto with wife Cara and their chocolate lab, Mr. Duke. He skis enthusiastically and continues his bicycle trip around the world (in segments), this year cycling from Venice to Rome.