André Couillard founded Procom Quebec Inc. (PQI) in February 2000 and made it one of the largest IT staffing services divisions in the country. With more than 1,000 IT entrepreneurs working in the cities of Montreal and Quebec who hire more than a hundred permanent employees annually, PQI, under the direction of Mr. Couillard, generates revenues of more than 145 million of dollars. PQI has been named eight times by Profit magazine as one of the fastest growing Canadian companies.
For 25 years, Mr. Couillard has been an active member of the ICT sector. His position as Vice president of Procom in eastern Canada has allowed him to streamline the Procom Group's business operations in Quebec and the Atlantic provinces. Mr. Couillard has also been a member of the Procom Group management team and a Platinum member of the group of best managed companies in Canada for ten years.
Mr. Couillard holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Toronto and an Executive MBA from Concordia University. With his four children, he is also very active in his community and volunteers with various sports teams as well as for Leucan.