OSEntreprendre Gala: spotlight on three inspiring businesses
22 August 2023
On June 7, 2023, the 25th edition of the OSEntreprendre Challenge Gala was held in Québec City. The event marks 10 consecutive years of partnership for Videotron Business. Engaging and forging trusting relationships with partners has always been an integral part of our DNA. We take a look back at this evening, which was no doubt an exciting one for three young and promising Québec businesses.
15 March 2023
Ensuring the sustainability of the family business in a constantly changing industry
In the telecommunications sector since forever, David Ouellette has been able to maintain the family business in an industry in constant evolution. The businessman, owner of three Videotron stores in Centre-du-Québec and franchisee of a restaurant banner, talks about his journey and the challenges he’s faced over the years.
21 December 2022
Weeding with artificial intelligence
Imagine if artificial intelligence could simplify the work of farmers? That’s exactly what Sherbrooke-based start-up Désherbex is working towards in developing a technological tool that eliminates the weeds stopping root vegetables from growing.
15 December 2022
Starting a business is a question of balance
Can becoming an entrepreneur help you achieve a well-balanced life? That’s the view of Jacques Théorêt, owner of three Videotron stores. After working in human resources and labour relations, with a brief foray into politics, a major event in his life caused him to start questioning his career choices.
5 December 2022
Transforming to move forward
The owner of several boutiques in Laval and the Laurentians, William Bellerive made his first foray into the business world at 24 years old, nearly 27 years ago. He tells us about his journey and how he successful overcame various challenges.
2 November 2022
Transforming to move forward
Patrice Brodeur has been an entrepreneur for 25 years. Today, as the proud owner of three Videotron stores, he reflects on his successful journey and the challenges he’s faced as an entrepreneur.
7 September 2022
Two steps forward, no steps back
In his 28 years working at Videotron, Jonathan Lecomte has (almost) done it all. Starting out as a Superclub clerk back in 1994, his was quite an atypical journey. Now the owner of two stores, one in Sainte-Julie and the other in Boucherville, the businessman is breaking new ground, personally going to meet the business clientele.
26 July 2022
From artist to successful entrepreneur
Nothing predestined Daniel McSween, visual artist, to become a businessman. Now at the helm of four Videotron boutiques, this jack-of-all-trades likes to say, with a touch of humour, that his success was a stroke of a luck.
21 July 2022
Taking a step back to better move forward
At the helm of several franchises in the Sherbrooke region, Patrick Gingras dedicates a lot of his energy to customer service, as well as to the human experience that bonds him to his employees. From his entrepreneurial beginnings, way back in 1996, to the new Videotron Business offering, Gingras shares the highs and lows that have defined his career.
Ensuring the continuity of a family business
The owner of six Videotron stores, Jérôme Brien went into business in 2001, with his father Jacques’ guidance. Six years later, the mother of his children joined him in his ventures.