Groupe Touchette was awarded with the prestigious PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers) 2017 Business Transfer Awards Gold Medal!
It was with great pride and satisfaction that Nicolas Touchette and Frédéric Bouthillier, co-owners, received this exclusive trophy, celebrating Entrepreneurial excellence in the Family Transfer category.
Nicolas Touchette, André Touchette and Frédéric Bouthillier
Frédéric and Nicolas emphasized their employees’ passion and hard work being at the core of this achievement.
“The most important thing, throughout this adventure, is our team! Women and men of passion, who with their dedication make all the difference and render this dream possible!” said Nicolas Touchette during his speech.
This prestigious award was presented by PwC to highlight the exceptional success for companies that have navigated successfully through a succession process.
“Going from $50M to $400M and acquiring an American competitor, giving us international visibility, all that in only 5 years... not bad! This award is a reflection of all the 600 employees of Groupe Touchette and of YOU, our key partners and customers”, said Frédéric Bouthillier in front of the 250+ in attendance.
A special note of admiration for Mr. André Touchette, the founder of the company who, in 1979, commenced this amazing journey.
The prize was awarded in Montreal on May 29, 2017.