30 May, 2019
People’s Choice Prize – Polycor, powered by Videotron Business — Discover and vote for your favourite business!
QUÉBEC CITY, May 30, 2019 – Voting is now open! After several weeks in which local, regional and provincial juries made their decisions, the 21st OSEntreprendre Challenge is pleased to announce the seven finalists for the People’s Choice Prize – Polycor, powered by Videotron Business. Located in the Centre-du-Québec, Estrie, Montérégie, Montréal and Nord-du-Québec regions, all seven businesses are distinguished by their exceptional entrepreneurial profiles and inspiring people, and all have leadership talent to spare! The entrepreneurs or entrepreneurial teams in the running for the 2019 People’s Choice Prize were recommended by the provincial juries in each of the official categories in the Business Creation division.
Starting today and until June 11, 2019, the public can vote for their favourite entrepreneur on the OSEntreprendre Challenge website, at www.osentreprendre.quebec, where videos and write-ups will help them get to know each of the seven finalists better. Vote now for your up-and-coming entrepreneur!
The name of the business that has received the most votes will be announced during the 21st Desjardins Grand Prize Gala of the OSEntreprendre Challenge. Since the objective of this prize is to promote and provide visibility for businesses, the winning business will receive a prize of $2000 and have a colour advertisement placed in the newspaper Les Affaires. In addition, a video clip filmed during the 21st Desjardins Grand Prize Gala of the OSEntreprendre Challenge will be posted on the OSEntreprendre website and a copy of it will be given to the winner.
The seven 2019 finalists
Heroccipital Productions s.e.n.c, Centre-du-Québec region
À la canne blanche s.e.n.c, Estrie region
Dis-moi, Montérégie region
Hamrforge inc., Montérégie region
Essor Environnement inc., Montérégie region
Ma MobiClinique, Montréal region
Équipements Fix I/V, Nord-du-Québec region
OSEntreprendre’s mission is to foster the spirit of entrepreneurship in order to help build a proud, innovative, committed and prosperous Québec. Its main activity, the OSEntreprendre Challenge, is a major Québec movement that recognizes the entrepreneurial initiatives of students from elementary school through university and of new entrepreneurs. The OSEntreprendre Challenge is made possible with the financial support of such committed partners as Desjardins Group and the Québec government (respectively our presenting and title partners), the Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur, the Ministère de l’Économie et de l’Innovation, the Secrétariat à la jeunesse, the Secrétariat à la condition féminine, the Fonds de Recherche du Québec, Québecor, Videotron Business, Énergir, the Ordre des CPA du Québec, Saputo, Spektrum Media and Les Affaires.
Amélie Soucy-Gauthier, Communications, partnership and event coordinator - email@example.com · 418-805-6550