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Rendez-vous du transport and Movin’On | An Inevitable Shift

Maude M. Sévigny


In Quebec, the transportation industry comprises 110 businesses and more than 5 100 direct jobs. Transportation is also responsible for 41% of the province’s GHG emissions.  With urbanization, worsening traffic congestion, GHG multiplying, the constant quest for a better quality of … Read +



GATE Breakfast| Reindustrialization: Driver of Economic Wealth

Maude M. Sévigny


On Friday, June 2, 2017, the GATE Breakfast, organized by the Maison régionale de l’Industrie (MRI), took place, under the theme “Reindustrialization: Driver of Economic Wealth.” To a full house, business strategist Antoine Audy-Julien, of Deloitte, presented the findings on … Read +



Company Profile

Dalkotech Group –Innovation Standing the Test of Time // Company Profile

Maude M. Sévigny


Each month, discover a Sherbrooke company profile… Dalkotech Group Entity encompassing Dalkotech, Rad Technologies Innovation (RadTech), and Dalkopak: Dalkotech – Manufacturing of fabricated pieces and steel tanks (Sherbrooke) RadTech – Design and manufacturing  of innovative accessories for manufacturers of tractors and … Read +



Impact Investing: Beyond Financial Performance

Maude M. Sévigny


Impact investing is a movement that aims to invest with the intention of generating social and/or environmental returns, while at the same time yielding financial returns, with positive and measurable impacts. Quebecers started to adopt this global trend a few years ago, … Read +



Moving Towards Innovation: 5 Key Messages to Manufacturers

Josiane Guay


During its stop in Sherbrooke on February 10, 2017, Investissement Québec’s tour regarding its Initiative manufacturière / Propulser nos manufacturiers innovants (Initiatives in the manufacturing sector / Driving innovation among our manufacturers) conveyed 5 messages to manufacturers already introducing (essential) … Read +



Myriam Bélisle

Businesses: Make the Move Towards Transportation Electrification!

Myriam Bélisle


What do businesses and institutions like Laserpro, Tardif Diesel, the Thaï Zone restaurants in Sherbrooke, the CHUS, and the Université de Sherbrooke have in common? They are examples of industries, businesses, and institutions that were among the first to gradually convert … Read +



Josée Blanchard

Portrait of an Amazing Entrepreneur, Jean-François Tardif – Part 3/3

Josée Blanchard


Some people just aren’t made for an ordinary, routine, calm, commute-work-sleep kind of life. This is the case for Jean-François Tardif, founder of Archimed Medical in Sherbrooke. Starting a life sciences business and being the father of two young children would already be … Read +