25 May 2016

Drummondville, May 25th, 2016 – Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton is proud to welcome Drummondville’s Blanchette & associés comptables inc, accounting firm, to its team.

Based in Drummondville for the last fifteen years or so, Éric Blanchette, accountant, and his team are joining forces with the area’s Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton offices. “We are happy to be able to increase our talent offering in the Centre-du-Quebec area. With the arrival of the new professionals from Blanchette & associés comptables inc., the region’s business community will have access to a bigger team of professionals and their personalized high quality services, all under one roof. We are happy to be able to count on this dynamic team. All of our clients will now gain access to the biggest regional team of multidisciplinary professionals to help them achieve their true potential”, said Mr. Guy Fauteux, Eastern Townships Vice President.

Blanchette & associés comptables inc., accounting firm, will not stop its activities, but rather move under the Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton banner.

“Joining forces with Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton is allowing our clients to work with a strong network of experts; that is 2,300 professionals spread in over 100 offices and offering a range of more than sixty different services. This firm, the greatest in the Quebec province, proved to be the most appropriate choice in order to provide our team and our clients with the true means to match their ambitions”, said Éric Blanchette, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton’s newest partner.

About Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton

Founded in 1948, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton is among Canada’s leaders in the fields of assurance, taxation, consulting and recovery, and reorganization services. The Company owes its success to a team of more than 2,300 professionals, including some 200 partners. Together, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton and Grant Thornton LLP, another Canadian firm part of Grant Thornton International Ltd, have been supporting local dynamic organizations in achieving their full growth potential with the help of over 4,100 professionals in around 140 Canadian offices. Grant Thornton International Ltd offers its clients access to the member companies and to the member representatives’ expertise in over 130 countries, for a total of 42,000 professionals.

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Contact:
Mr. Francis Letendre
Senior Consultant – Public Relations
Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton
Phone: 514 390-4201
Cell: 514 554-1685
letendre.francis@rcgt.com