15 Mar 2011

Montréal, March 15, 2011 – Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton is proud to be the official evaluator of the 2011 Les Mercuriades competition, a prestigious contest organized by the Fédération des chambres de commerce du Québec (FCCQ) that serves to recognize the talent, work and skills of Quebec business people.

Since 1981, this contest has given private enterprises of all sizes, in every economic sector and region in Quebec a privileged opportunity to showcase their success. “Through our association with this contest, for a seventh consecutive year, we are able to acknowledge the exceptional know-how of the Quebec business community and its drive to succeed. Seeing such motivated individuals with so many innovative ideas, we can proudly state that our future is in good hands!” said Pierre Monette, Vice-President of the Montréal region.

“Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton’s people are themselves dedicated individuals, who are always ready to provide Quebec businesses with a range of services designed to make them more innovative and competitive, so it is a privilege to be associated with the Les Mercuriades contest. We can see first-hand the success of local businesses and the ingenuity of talented and creative Quebeckers,” concluded Jean Robillard, RCGT President and Chief Executive Officer.

About Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton

Founded in 1948, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton is a leader in the fields of assurance, taxation, consulting, business recovery and reorganization services. The Firm owes its success to a team of over 2,000 people, including over 225 partners in more than 90 offices in Quebec, eastern Ontario and New Brunswick. The scope of its network have made the Firm the leader in its sector of activities. We should also mention that, for more than thirty years now, our Firm has also been a member of Grant Thornton International Ltd., providing its clientele with access to the expertise of member and correspondent firms in over 100 countries.

2011 Mercuriades Finalists

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Francis Letendre, Public Relations Consultant
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