Photo : Yves-Thomas Dorval, President and CEO of the Conseil du patronat du Québec; Jean Boulet, Quebec minister for Travail, de l’Emploi et de la Solidarité sociale; Paul Beauchamp, first Vice-President, Olymel LP; Léopold Beaulieu, President and CEO of Fondaction; Pierre Cassivi, founder and President and CEO of prix Créateurs d’emplois; and Pierre Dolbec, President of Corporation des parcs industriels du Québec.
Olymel received the grand prize Créateur d’emplois et de prospérité du Québec 2018 during the second edition of the Prix Créateurs d’emplois du Québec, which was held Wednesday, October 24th, 2018, at the Centre des congrès de Québec.
The award serves to recognise the efforts put forth by Olymel throughout 2017 in which it created and maintained 705 jobs.
Note that Olymel was awarded the title of Champion créateur d’emplois for the Montérégie area. These prizes were created by Fondaction, fonds d’investissement et d’épargne de la CSN, along with the Corporation des parcs industriels du Québec (CPIQ) and the Conseil du patronat du Québec with the purpose of rewarding and helping to advance creators of prosperity.