An orchestra conductor waving her baton with finesse, while ensuring the organization’s good governance. Josée seeks to produce a grand harmonious symphony from Sherbrooke Innopole’s business strategies blending its economic development vision, its partners, and its regional, national, and international relations with our strategic planning.
Myriam lays the groundwork conducive to your success: She will link you to her business environment, enhance your project with her sector-based expertise, and help you focus your energy (renewable) on priorities, for performance and sustainable growth.
Busy as a bee, France has been buzzing from continent to continent for more than 35 years – she has been a pioneer in Asian international affairs despite her young age (at the time). She specializes in corporate strategy and international development.
Passions: photography, sports, geopolitics, and meals in good company
Director, Business Services – Life Sciences and Micro- Nanotechnologies
With her numerous combinations of expertise: Science & business, pharmaceuticals & medical technologies, start-ups & expansions, marketing & financing… Martine is a detective on the search for contacts, and for creative and pragmatic solutions.
Passions: reading detective novels, cooking appetizers and desserts, discovering new regions
Director, Business Services – Information Technology
Marc-Henri is an agent of change, his favourite subjects being entrepreneurship and technologies. A former entrepreneur, he is passionate about the smart cities and open data movement, as well as the social responsibility and sustainable development of businesses.
Passions: splitboarding, hiking, swimming, great food, and family
B.B.A., Ec. D.
Director, Business Services – Advanced Manufacturing
Nathalie has been working for Sherbrooke manufacturing companies for more than 20 years. She welcomes new businesses and helps them with their implementation efforts, in addition to supporting local companies with their projects to grow, relocate, innovate, etc.
Passions: the outdoors (hiking, skiing, sailing…), travelling, having good times with family and friends
Éric is a creative soul. Always seeking out innovation and original ways of attaining objectives, he is a jack-of-all-trades and has a wide variety of interests. His motivation: getting results for people, in partnership with them.
His passions include watching movies, hiking up mountain trails, and fine dining (with a good bottle of wine).
Nathalie thrives on learning more and more about Sherbrooke’s manufacturing companies and helping them with their growth plans. She is always ready to share her extensive network of contacts with them.
Passions: dragon boating and other sports, exploring flea markets to find old items from Sherbrooke, attending musical performances, and enjoying time with friends!
In sprint or marathon mode, Marlene will contribute to the success of your site location plans. From an existing space to a new building, she will provide support all along the way and make each step of your journey easier.
Michel is a navigator beyond compare: He is deft at adjusting his sails regardless of the company’s start-up, new generation, or relaunch status, through which he will provide you with support. A person of action, experience, and teamwork, he will help you reach your destination.
Passions: sailing, cycling, everything conducive to enjoying time outside, including family and the dog
Anne-Marie is a very wise person. She informs, supports, and advises students from all disciplines on their way to exciting careers in the Estrie region, by providing them with tools to success. Nothing pertaining to employability and education escapes her; she is also a master of acronyms.
Passions: music, cheesy old stuff, acronyms, and her son
Myriam tackles labour issues as a seasoned rock climber would climb a wall. She brims with creativity when it’s time to search for innovative solutions to a talent shortage. A globetrotter, she goes all around the world to find the best candidates.
Passions: travelling, cooking and winemaking, climbing
Julie is the team’s most senior member; she knows all of the organization’s greatest secrets. She is the “specialist” when it comes to complicated puzzles to solve, like agenda management, and meeting organization.
Passions: family, volleyball, golf, walking, patio-BBQ-pool (to relax of course!)
Thalie’s smile is what first greets anyone walking through the door. In charge of routine business, she ensures that the office functions smoothly, greasing gears and putting out fires. Luckily for us, she loves action and coffee.