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Carrefour Québec international

For the last 20 plus years, Carrefour Québec international (CQI) has been helping companies develop their sales outside Québec. With locations in the Centre-du-Québec, Mauricie and Estrie regions, CQI is fully aware of the realities and challenges facing companies operating in outlining regions. Innovation services are also provided in the Centre-du-Québec area.

MISSION

Help companies develop their foreign market strategic positioning and increase their international sales!

DEVELOPMENT AXIS

INTERVENTION PROCESS

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The board of directors consists of entrepreneurs from each of the three regions served by CQI. Thanks to their involvement, CQI is fully aware of company management realities, challenges and export needs. The board plays an active role in defining CQI’s orientations and development of services.

Yves Boisjoli

Yves Boisjoli

President

Company : HumanWare, Drummondville

Products : Visual technical aids

Markets : United States, Western Europe, Australia, South Corea, Japan

Number of employees : 125

Normand Beaulieu

Normand Beaulieu

Vice-président

Company : Les Machineries Pronovost, Saint-Tite

Products : Design and manufacturing of snow blowers and agricultural equipment

Markets : Canada, United States, Israel, Australia

Number of employees : 90

Geneviève Hardy

Geneviève Hardy

Treasurer

Company : Hardy Filtration, Trois-Rivières

Products : Air filters, paint booths, dust collectors

Markets : Canada, United States, United Arab Emirates

Number of employees : 60

Stephan Elliott

Stephan Elliott

Director

Company : Divel, Louiseville

Products : Automated warehousing, automated guided vehicles, positioners

Market : United States

Number of employees : 15

Fabrice Canin

Fabrice Canin

Director

Company : Vic mobilier de magasins, Victoriaville

Products : Store furniture for retail chains

Markets : North America, Central America, West Indies

Number of employees : 130

Éric Joubert

Éric Joubert

Director

Companies : Industrie Payer, Sainte-Monique/ Bois Laurentide, Saint-Célestin

Products : Ties and rods for the hydroelectric sector / wood pallets

Markets : Canada, United States

Number of employees : 135 including both companies

Yvon Laplante

Yvon Laplante

Director

Company : Verbom, Valcourt

Products : Aluminium thermoforming, die-making, auto parts

Markets : Canada, United States, Mexico, Europe

Number of employees : 260

Paul McKenzie

Paul McKenzie

Director

Company : Arkel, Sherbrooke

Products : Bicycle bags and racks

Markets : United States, United Kingdom, Europe, Australia, Chile

Number of employees : 25

René-Frédéric Roy

René-Frédéric Roy

Director

Company : Innotex, Richmond

Products : Fire-fighting clothes, gloves and hoods

Markets : North America, South America, Middle East, Asia

Number of employees : 150

Odrée Saint-Hilaire Cantin

Odrée Saint-Hilaire Cantin

Observer member

Centre-du-Québec region : Ministère de l'Économie, de la Science et de l'Innovation

Éric Caya

Éric Caya

Observer member

Mauricie region : Ministère de l'Économie, de la Science et de l'Innovation

Judith Paquette

Judith Paquette

Observer member

Estrie region : Ministère de l'Économie, de la Science et de l'Innovation

PARTNERS

Acting as an export growth lever, Carrefour Québec international works in cooperation with Canada Economic Development, the ministère de l’Économie, de la Science et de l’Innovation and many others. CQI thanks its partners for their support and commitment. Together, we help companies succeed while contributing to the economic development of our regions!

Government partners

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Main partner

Major partner

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