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TELUS: Builder of a Friendly Future

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 from noon to 2 P.M.


François Gratton

François Gratton

TELUS Québec and Atlantic Canada

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In this role, he is in charge of supporting TELUS’s strategy and to ensure the organization’s growth in the Quebec business market by offering wireline, wireless, IT and integrated communications solutions.

In 2002, Gratton joined Emergis, where he was quickly promoted to Executive Vice-President, Solutions for Healthcare Providers. following the acquisition of Emergis by TELUS, he became Executive Vice-President, Healthcare Delivery Solutions for TELUS Health Solutions, a position where he was in charge of conducting sales activities, product development and operations. Before joining Emergis, he worked in the mergers and acquisitions department of a national law firm. Since August 2009, he was Senior Vice-President, Eastern Canada Business Markets and Consumer Mobility for Quebec.

François Gratton holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and an LLB from Université de Montréal. He is a member of the Boards of Directors of the Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) and Fondation du maire : le Montréal inc. de demain. He was the recipient of a Canada’s Top 40 Under 40 award in 2009.

The activity will be held in French.


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514 871-4001

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Palais des congrès de Montréal
1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle

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A unique opportunity to…

  • Hear the new TELUS president talk for the first time about his vision regarding the future of technology and creating value for Quebec;
  • Understand the growth-related strategies that helped make TELUS a key player in the Quebec technology industry in only a few years;
  • Discover how this Canadian leader has stepped away from traditional business models in many regards;
  • Learn how TELUS managed to develop a business culture that enabled it to carve its place among the 10 most admired Canadian businesses.

And to hear about…

  • TELUS investments that give it a competitive edge;
  • One of the leading Canadian telecom companies;
  • The importance of the customer experience in this fiercely competitive industry.

Come discover how TELUS is shaping the future of the technology industry!

In collaboration with:

  • CNW Telbec
  • Standard Life