Ottawa, November 16, 2020

Appointment of an acting executive director at the Société Économique de l’Ontario (SÉO)

Ottawa, November 16, 2020 – Mr. Denis Laframboise, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Société Économique de l’Ontario (SÉO) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Patrick Cloutier as Acting Chief Executive Officer following the departure of Mr. Luc Morin.

Mr. Cloutier will continue to ensure the full implementation of the SÉO's mission and vision when he takes up his duties on November 16, 2020. Hired as Controller in 2002, he was subsequently promoted to Finance and Operations Director.  

The Board of Directors would like to take this opportunity to thank Mr. Luc Morin for his work and contribution to the SÉO over the last few years and wishes him every success in his future endeavours.


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Mr. Denis Laframboise

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About the Société Économique de l’Ontario:

As a leader in Ontario's Francophone and bilingual economic sector, the SÉO facilitates innovative economic development, entrepreneurship, employability and immigration to ensure the prosperity of every stakeholder in the Ontario and Canadian economy.