Caisse Financial Group is proud to be a Gold Sponsor of this evening and congratulates this year’s recipients:
- Distinction Award: Alt Hotel Winnipeg
- Young Entrepreneurs Award – Innovation: Visual Lab
- Young Entrepreneurs Award – Environment: Into the Blue
- Young Entrepreneurs Award – Community: La Belle Baguette
Visual Lab, recipient of the award “Young Entrepreneurs Award” – Innovation Category
Founded by three young Franco-Manitoban graduates of the École technique et professionnelle of l’Université de Saint-Boniface, Visual Lab offers a full suite of multimedia services in French and English, including sound and video production and editing, website development and graphic design & digital services. Working collaboratively, each team member contributes his own specialization to create stunning digital content: Miguel Gauthier, head of creative and graphic designer, Mario Savard, head of production and sound technician, and Philippe Bellefeuille, head of video production and cameraman.
Visual Lab, established in 2014, was the recipient of the 2017 Young Entrepreneurs Award in the category of Innovation. For more information or to contact this growing and innovative company, visit the Visual Lab website.
La Belle Baguette, recipient of the “Young Entrepreneurs Award” – Community Category
With his charming bakery situated in the heart of the francophone quarter, St. Boniface, and a newly added second location in the west end of the city, Alix Loiselle makes Winnipegers happy since its inception in 2014. The owner of La Belle Baguette travelled the country, coast to caost, to obtain diplomas and work experiences in the culinary arts before choosing his hometown to open his successful bakery business. Whether it is for lunch with friends, large-scale events or weddings, La Belle Baguette offers a wide variety of unique, gourmet experiences with a franco-manitoban flairAs if running a successful business was not enough, it was also Alix’s community spirit and numerous partnerships within the community that earned him the 2017 Young Entrepreneurs Award. To find out why this company has become so deliciously successful, visit La Belle Baguette website.
Listen to the interview with Visual Lab at the ICI Manitoba L’Actuel radio show (in French only)
Listen to the interview with Alix Loiselle at the ICI Manitoba L’Actuel radio show (in French only)
Click here to listen to the complete episode of ICI Manitoba L’Actuel radio show host by Martine Bordeleau about the 2017 Entrepreneurship Evening (in French only).