From humble roots in 1979, BRC Business Enterprises Ltd. has grown into a leader in the North American office furnishings market. BRC is a Canadian-owned private company with manufacturing facilities in Georgetown, Ontario, Canada. Bill Melnik, owner of BRC, is an engineering graduate of Queen’s University and was an early pioneer in the research and development of adjustable workstation furniture in Canada. He has been working with public and private sector clients since 1983 to design and produce products which allow their employees to work productively and safely in their environments. His client list includes some of the top ranked North American companies in banking, finance and aerospace, as well as leading educational institutions and governments.
Bill has built BRC’s business and reputation on his personal integrity, commitment to excellence and strong belief in sustainable, environmentally conscious business practices. BRC adheres to the most stringent environmental standards published by various government agencies across Canada and the United States. Under his leadership, BRC has become a forerunner in blending environmental initiatives with the manufacturing of renewable and recyclable products. Learn more about BRC’s environmental initiatives here.
BRC’s principle casegood lines offer a one-stop solution to furnishing any working space from open-plan or private offices to boardrooms. Its healthcare line offers solutions for triage and rapid deployment treatment centers, while its Emotion series of height adjustable furniture offers great value and flexibility in this rapidly expanding market. With a strong focus on solutions, BRC’s experienced inside sales team is adept at providing flexible designs for any working space.
Bill supports a North American, community strong, manufacturing base where today’s youth are meaningfully employed while gaining skills from experienced mentors. His unique approach to business has become an integral part of BRC’s philosophy and is endorsed by a knowledgeable manufacturing team and a network of highly dedicated sales representatives across North America.
With the backing of an exceptional team, BRC has grown year-over-year since 2013 and is now an internationally recognized brand, offering clients over 250,000 SKUs from 6 major product lines while maintaining the highest industry standards of BIFMA and the Canadian and US governments.
While proud of its history, Bill and his team look forward to the next chapters in BRC’s growth within an ever-changing furniture landscape.