October 26, 2018 09:30
Ms. Marie-Eve Proulx, deputy Minister for regional economic Development, Mr. Luis Romero, president of Equisoft and Mr. David Rheault, director, government affairs and community relations at Air Canada. | Photo : Gilles Fréchette
The technology firm Equisoft award-winning Creators of jobs in Quebec on the 24th of October last.
As its name indicates, this award is intended to recognize the contribution of the great job creators of the province and its 17 administrative regions. It is for his contribution to create in the region of Montréal to Equisoft has won a prize ” Coup de coeur.
“We are pleased to be recognized for our contribution to the creation and maintenance of jobs in Quebec,” says Luis Romero, the founding president. With the acquisition of new clients in Canada and internationally, Equisoft has experienced a growth more marked in the last few years, in a sector that is facing a shortage of resources. In 2017 alone, we have added nearly fifty specialized resources to our workforce in Quebec and the size of the company has more than doubled since 2016. “
Employee retention of 95 %
Equisoft has 250 employees in its offices in Montréal and Québec, on a total of almost 400 professionals located on four continents. It has a lower rate of staff retention of 95 %.
“This distinction is especially significant to the dawn of the 25th anniversary of the Equisoft that we highlight, in 2019. It bears witness to the success of our approach. Despite our growth, we have managed to maintain a philosophy of small autonomous team where trust reigns, where communication is fluid and transparent, and where people can grow constantly and make a difference, ” says Mr. Romero.