Montreal, March 10, 2014 – Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton is proud to contribute, once again this year, to the 2014 Les Mercuriades contest and to act as official assessor of the nomination, in addition to presenting a brand-new Mercure award.
Les Mercuriades is a highly coveted contest, organized by La Fédération des chambres de commerce du Québec, with the aim of celebrating the outstanding achievements of Québec businesses that gain distinction through excellence. Since 1981, this contest has given private enterprises and organizations of all sizes, in every economic sector and region in Quebec, a privileged opportunity to showcase their successes and innovations.
“For the past ten years, our firm has contributed to the Les Mercuriades contest. We are very proud to have seen this contest gain importance and recognition over the years, and especially proud of our contribution to the development of dynamic Québec companies. Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton cares deeply about recognizing the excellence, talent and passion of Québec entrepreneurs. This is why we are delighted to be associated with this event, once again,” said the President and CEO, Emilio B. Imbriglio.
The collaboration between Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton and Les Mercuriades is increasing in scope this year. The contest includes a new Mercure award for entrepreneurship, the Mercure Entrepreneuriat – Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton. This award is intended for SMEs and large corporations. It has the aim of rewarding growth strategies deployed by businesses to achieve their full potential.
“Québec is full of competitive and innovative enterprises and entrepreneurs. The new Mercure Entrepreneuriat – Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton will reward the innovation and creativity of entrepreneurs who have taken on major challenges and played their hand well to ensure their company’s success, resulting in the creation of quality jobs. For our firm, which has guided dynamic organizations for over 65 years, it is a privilege to contribute to recognizing and highlighting the success of companies with an instinct for growth, that contribute every day to Québec’s prosperity,” Emilio B. Imbriglio concluded.
About Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton
Founded in 1948, today Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton is a leader in the fields of assurance, tax, consulting services, business recovery & reorganization. Its strength is based on a team of more than 2,400 people including some 230 partners in more than 100 offices in Quebec, eastern Ontario and New Brunswick. For the past 30 years, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton has been a member of Grant Thornton International Ltd providing its clients with the expertise of the member and correspondent firms in more than 100 countries.
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