MONTREAL, May 29, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Mayor of Montréal, Denis
Coderre, met today with the leaders of ten small-and-medium-size
enterprises (SME) from Montréal during the 3rd edition of C2MTL. Chosen for their high-potential, the city invited these promising
businesses to take part in the C2MTL experience. Leaders from the ten
SMEs were called upon, following a call for candidates, to find
innovative and creative solutions to common problems found in fields
such as human resources, marketing, business strategies or innovation.
"Montréal SMEs must take full advantage of an event such as C2MTL, which
provides a new source of inspiration to find innovative and creative
solutions for their development projects. No need to travel abroad. For
three days, international leaders will be here in Montréal to share
their business experience with our entrepreneurs who are more
determined than ever to conquer new markets," said Mayor Coderre.
The ten chosen SMEs:
AV&R: an engineering firm specializing in automation, which offers
automation, robotics and artificial vision solutions.
Bon Look: a business that creates and sells prescription lenses online for young
women aged 18 to 34.
Ceragrès: an importer of ceramic and stone that sells to individuals,
architects, designers and entrepreneurs.
Fonderie Vestshell: a business that manufactures precision castings
Hibernum: an independent game studio specializing in mobile gaming as well as
projects for play consoles and PCs.
Lalema: a business specializing in the sale of sanitary, housekeeping, and
eco-friendly cleaning products to institutions and businesses.
Mode Sly and Co: a business specializing in leather and down clothing. Mode Sly and Co
also sells corporate products and products for spas, hotels and chain
Proden: a designer and manufacturer of tools and systems for cutting
corrugated cardboard and composite materials.
Yourbarfactory: a manufacturer of private brand snack bars which contain no nuts,
peanuts or gluten.
Vitre Art: a business offering residential clients a wide selection of weld-free
stained glass for doors and side panels.
Note that a film crew will accompany the participants in the PME-C2MTL
2014 throughout their experience and that video capsules will be posted
online at a later date to show the wealth of proposed solutions.
Several partners joined the project, including Emploi Québec, Association pour le développement et la recherche en innovation du
Québec and the network of Corporations de développement économique communautaire and Centres locaux de développement.
SOURCE: Ville de Montréal - Cabinet du maire et du comité exécutif
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