Sylvie Vachon honoured with a Femmes d’affaires du Québec award
On November 7, the 18th annual awards gala for Quebec businesswomen, the prestigious gala des prix Femmes d’affaires, was held at Montreal’s Palais des congrès. In the presence of more than 1000 businessmen and women, ten winners were revealed, including Sylvie Vachon, President and CEO of the Montreal Port Authority (MPA) in the Executive, Officer or Professional, Public or Para-Public Organization category.
Ms. Vachon stated at the award ceremony: “Receiving an award like this shows me that the economic impact of our port activities is recognized in Quebec. I thank the entire MPA team, our partners and our clients, because it takes a huge collaborative effort to make the Port of Montreal so successful.”
Awarded by the Réseau des femmes d’affaires du Québec (RFAQ), which for 37 years has contributed to women’s leadership, economic development and the professional growth of its members, this award honours women working in solidarity who have taken their place in the business world while making an outstanding contribution to collective prosperity.
For more information on the RFAQ winners and awards, click here.