JEAN LAGACÉ APPOINTED VICE-PRESIDENT, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Boucherville, March 22, 2018 – Groupe BMR is happy to announce the appointment of Jean Lagacé to the position of Vice-President, Information Technology for Groupe BMR.

Jean Lagacé

Jean will manage all the organization’s IT activities and will play a key role in the development and improvement of Groupe BMR’s websites, as well as in the implementation of the new ERP. In his new role, which begins on March 26, 2018, he will have the opportunity to work with the talented Richard Gatien, Senior Director of IT.

Jean spent nearly 15 years developing his expertise within the IT department at Ultima Foods, where he successively worked as a Technical Analyst, Project and Infrastructure Manager, and Systems Manager before being promoted to IT Director. In 2017, he joined Agropur following its acquisition of Ultima Foods.

ABOUT BMR GROUP INC.

Groupe BMR is a subsidiary of Sollio Cooperative Group, which includes more than 275 renovation centres and hardware stores in Quebec, Ontario and the Maritime provinces. Retail sales for Groupe BMR and its members are estimated at more than $1.5 billion per year and some 8,000 people work within the network. Groupe BMR is the leading Quebec player in the hardware industry and operates under the BMR, La Shop BMR, Agrizone and Potvin & Bouchard banners. 

CONTACT

Kaven Delarosbil
Director, Communications and Events
BMR Group
450-868-2567
[email protected]