Business executive tasked with taking innovative company to next level

Paradigm Building Solutions is pleased to announce the appointment of Philipp Gruner as CEO of Paradigm Building Solutions and its subsidiaries and the transition from the owner and founder Stefan Maunz, who will continue as the chairman of the company.

“I’m pleased to welcome Philipp to Paradigm. During his engagement with Paradigm over the past few months, all of us at the company have been excited to see the steep trajectory and positive impact of his contributions in this short timeframe. We are confident that Philipp will lead our organization to further success,” said Stefan Maunz, Paradigm’s Owner and Chairman. “His experience and input will be integral as we expand and grow our footprint in the Pacific Northwest. Philipp will be responsible for all aspects of the organization.”

Philipp brings extensive financial and executive leadership experience as well as a significant background in construction, large scale project management, social housing and working with several blue-chip companies within North America.

“I’m excited to be part of such an exciting and progressive company. There are few organizations in Canada who have invested to the same degree as Paradigm in Industry 4.0 including automation, robotics, and technology to this extent,” said Gruner. “We are only at the beginning of our journey to become Canada’s preferred trade ready construction solution in both residential and commercial construction. I’m excited to guide Paradigm into a bright future with an industry leading team of people.”


About Philipp Gruner

Philipp Gruner has served as Senior Vice President (SVP) of Civeo Corp., one of the world’s largest integrated providers of workforce accommodations. Philipp is a proven leader with over 20 years of leadership and corporate management experience at executive levels in the construction, energy, hospitality, and consulting sectors. He was part of the leadership team when PTI Group transitioned from being subsidiary company to the standalone corporation known as Civeo today. After 13 years with PTI/Civeo, he worked as a consultant for a variety of companies, in the construction, hospitality and logistics industry as well as helping a financially struggling not-for-profit organization turn back into a financially stable organization within 15 months. Philipp earned both a Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Management and an M.B.A. from Athabasca University. Philipp sits on the board of several not-for-profit organizations.


About Paradigm Building Solutions

Paradigm is a leading provider of high energy efficient and environmentally sustainable building envelope panels. Paradigm also delivers turnkey residential buildings customized to the luxury residential market, social housing, indigenous housing, or specialized housing for extreme cold climates. Paradigm offers high-end European sourced building components such as hardwood fiberboards, cellulose insulation, and triple-pane highly-energy-efficient window and door products. Over its lifespan, a Paradigm home will consume only 10% of the energy compared to a conventional constructed home. Paradigm currently operates an Industry 4.0 robot-equipped fully-automated 23,000-sq-ft. manufacturing facility in Barriere, B.C. For more information, please visit Paradigm’s website at Home – Paradigm Panels.


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Jenny Currie | Administration | 1 (250) 517-8497