25 emerging Quebec businesses to be rewarded

MONTREAL, March 12th, 2013

To celebrate Quebec’s most dynamic and creative entrepreneurs, the Claudine and Stephen Bronfman Family Foundation will select 25 emerging entrepreneurs to take part in the C2-MTL international business conference to be held from May 21 to 23.The 25 entrepreneurs chosen by the Foundation will have the chance to personally meet some of the event’s renowned guest speakers. During the event, the winners will also rub shoulders with the other participants, many of whom are top executives from international corporations, during novel creative and cultural experiences. The winners will also participate in events alongside leading lights from both the business and creative worlds.

« This is an amazing opportunity for local entrepreneurs who want to give their business projects international exposure. We’ve created a program especially for them!» says Foundation Co-Chair Claudine Blondin Bronfman. « C2-MTL will be their chance to learn more about business and entrepreneurship and to connect with the world’s most innovative and successful business leaders. They, in turn, will learn a lot from our winning entrepreneurs’ unique approach and innovative ideas. »

The contest is open to entrepreneurs who have run a Quebec-based business that has been in operation for three years or less. To enter, entrepreneurs must fill out the form on c2mtl.com/Bronfman before April 12, 2013. The 25 winners will be selected by a panel of experts chosen by the Claudine and Stephen Bronfman Family Foundation.