Interview

Interview with Claude Marcotte, Executive Vice-President & Partner at Carbonleo

Interview with Claude Marcotte, Executive Vice-President & Partner at Carbonleo

Text: Diane Stehlé For 30 years now, Claude Marcotte has worked in large consulting engineering and architecture companies. In his busy career, he has participated in the planning of theGriffintown neighbourhood and in the implementation of the Tour des Canadiens and the Bois-Franc project, among others. He is now a Partner at Carbonleo, a prominent…

Édéenne Jewellery House

Édéenne Jewellery House

Text: Diane Stehlé Founded in 2003, Maison Édéenne creates one-of-a-kind fine jewellery pieces with an exceptional approach that differs from any other industry process. Its jewellery sculptures combine clients’ personal stories with the values of the renowned brands it collaborates with. Édéenne, founder of the business, comes from Montreal and is the only Canadian in…

La Boum, event planners

La Boum, event planners

Text: Diane Stehlé La Boum, Event Planners A few years ago, Josée Dufresne was organizing unforgettable birthday parties for her two young children and receiving a host of compliments after each one. What was at the time simply a pleasure for her as a mother ended up turning into an actualcompany. Today, Josée and her…

Sylvain Costof, president of MontBlanc North America

Sylvain Costof, president of MontBlanc North America

Montblanc, founded in 1906, has earned an unparalleled reputation thanks to its timeless designs, the quality of its materials, and its master craftspeople’s unique expertise. We sat down with Montblanc North America President Sylvain Costof to learn more about this famous Maison. PLEASE GIVE US A BRIEF INTRODUCTION TO THE MONTBLANC PRODUCTS. The Montblanc story began more than 110 years…

Andrew Lufty: an innovative concept at the heart of the golden square mile

Andrew Lufty: an innovative concept at the heart of the golden square mile

Respected Montreal entrepreneur Andrew Lutfy has always been passionate about real estate. With his vision for the unprecedented development of a luxury ecosystem combining a hotel, private residences and a retail and food and beverage complex, this business leader was able to satisfy his taste for avant-garde projects in a city he is particularly fond…

Ruby Brown, creator of Made-to-Measure Perfumes

Ruby Brown, creator of Made-to-Measure Perfumes

After a career in modeling, Ruby Brown had the bright idea of launching a business creating made-to-measure perfumes. Today, the SME that bears its founder’s name offers a range of scented candles, perfume creation workshops and a range of services to professionals. Encounter with a young woman who is passionate about her craft. Today you…

Michel Tremblay, a passion for service

Michel Tremblay, a passion for service

In a little over a decade, Hôtel Quintessence has taken its place as a destination of choice in Tremblant for travellers from here and abroad. It has also become a lighthouse shining its light over the whole region. Much of this success is due to its General Manager and his team, because over the years…

Breathing New Life into Midtown Le Sanctuaire

Breathing New Life into Midtown Le Sanctuaire

Interview with Richard Earney, General Manager of Club Midtown Le Sanctuaire Midtown Le Sanctuaire is definitely becoming the hippest club in Montréal. Why? Because the Midtown Group focuses on innovation, creativity, change, and most especially, the attention that staff pays to members. Richard Earney, the new General Manager, brings with him a solid experience in the…