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Who we are

A family business since 1954
Sandy Grella
Sandy Grella
Sandy was born in Ottawa and raised with a European set of values by hard working parents. Sandy met Phil Ito in 1999 and together raised her family of two sons (one, Rob, who works alongside her at Lanark Cedar, and another who is in the accounting profession in Toronto and provides his expertise to the company). She is now the proud grandmother of 5. In 2002, Sandy and Phil purchased Lanark Cedar and have been in the lumber business since. Sandy’s mission is to provide customers with a high quality product along with unsurpassed service.
Rob Windle
Rob Windle
Passionate in all things outdoors from skiing, hiking, camping, boating and canoeing, Rob has a strong commitment to environmentalism. As a proud father of two he takes pride in working in the family business. Rob appreciates the constant need to learn new things from building and construction, to marketing and sales as an owner of a small business.

Our Mission

Proudly Canadian, Committed to Sustainability

Founded in 1955 Lanark Cedar has operations in Ottawa and Carleton Place. We are a team of 12 dedicated employees. Since our inception over 60 years ago, our employees continue to build Lanark Cedar into a diverse group of performance-driven enterprises. It is through our dedicated team using the best practices to make the best products that enable us to better serve our customers. Our growth is driven by a set of consistent fundamental values through the years: • Uncompromising quality in making our products and committed service to our valued customers. • An unwavering focus on continuous improvement and innovation in our diverse businesses. • And a responsibility to make a positive difference in our communities, where we are proud to live and work, as well as to the health of the land, air and water that sustains our world.

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