VANCOUVER (NEWS1130) – A long-standing family-run Vancouver company is being sold. B.C. Bearing Group, run by Wendy MacDonald has entered into a deal which will see Genuine Parts Company of Atlanta acquire substantially all the North American assets of the company.
B.C. Bearing is a group of companies offering bearings, power transmission, material handling, electrical and allied industrial products and services to a broad base of industries. It has operations throughout North and South America.
Genuine Parts expects the deal to close in March. Its expected that the name will stay and the South American and Edmonton technical services divisions will stay with the Vancouver operation.
Wendy MacDonald has guided the B.C. Bearing Group for over 50 years and has been received many awards for her entrepreneurship and leadership from organizations around the world.