Ordre des comptables agréés du Québec

Ordre des comptables agréés du Québec

September 16, 2009 03:30 ET

The Ordre des comptables agrees du Quebec Presents the Recognition Award-Young CA Leader to Stephane Lefebvre, CA

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Sept. 16, 2009) -

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During the Conference of the Ordre des comptables agrees du Quebec held on Saturday at the Fairmont Le Manoir Richelieu in the Charlevoix region, Stephane Lefebvre, CA, was presented with the prestigious Recognition Award - Young CA Leader 2009.

In addition, during the evening, Sylvie Deslauriers, CA, received the Recognition Award - University Teaching, and Bernard Beauchesne, CA, received the Recognition Award - Public Sector.

"I am very pleased to present this award to Stephane Lefebvre, who has gained recognition for his significant involvement in the community and his entrepreneurial skills," said Daniel McMahon, FCA, President and CEO of the Ordre des comptables agrees du Quebec.

For several years now, the Ordre has recognized the contribution of young CAs to the visibility of the profession by presenting the Recognition Award - Young CA Leader. This award is intended to recognize the determination and energy of a young member who has demonstrated leadership or successfully met various challenges in the professional world and in the community.

A chartered accountant since 2001, Stephane Lefebvre is the CEO and co-owner of his family's business, Groupe Autocar Jeannois, which specializes in school and chartered transportation. Backed by his vision and strong business acumen, Mr. Lefebvre has expanded the company by making acquisitions, developing the chartered transportation division in Quebec and on exterior markets, and by restructuring the organization to meet its growth needs.

Stephane Lefebvre is highly involved in his community and is active in the socio-economic sector of the MRC de Lac-Saint-Jean-Est and Quebec in general. Since 2008, he has been the president of the Regroupement des chambres de commerce du Saguenay Lac-Saint-Jean-Est, vice-president of the Association du transport ecolier du Quebec and a director of the International Association for Youth Transportation Safety.

With a membership of close to 17,600 CAs and 1,900 candidates for the practice of the profession, the Ordre des comptables agrees du Quebec carries out its primary mission to protect the public by enforcing the most demanding admission criteria and ethical standards.

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Contact Information

  • Ordre des comptables agrees du Quebec
    Caroline Emmanuel
    External Relations Manager
    514-982-4615 or 1-800-363-4688, ext. 4615
    c.emmanuel@ocaq.qc.ca